Qasim arrives at Komandoo constituency for MDP candidate’s campaign

A delegation of Jumhoory Party officials, including party leader Qasim Ibrahim (c), departing to Komandoo constituency for Komandoo by-election campaign. (Photo/Jumhoory Party)

Jumhoory Party’s (JP) Leader Qasim Ibrahim has arrived at Komandoo constituency for the campaign of Maldivian Democratic Party’s (MDP) candidate, Mohamed Raashid, for the upcoming Komandoo parliamentary seat by-election.

JP has endorsed ruling party MDP’s candidate in the Komandoo by-election.

Qasim alongside a delegation of senior officials from JP arrived at Shaviyani Atoll for the campaign, today.

Qasim is set to visit the three islands in the Komandoo constituency during this trip.

Vice President Faisal Naseem, who is a member of JP, had also visited Komandoo previously, for the by-election campaign.

MDP officials, including party leader, former President Mohamed Nasheed had visited Foakaidhoo for the campaign even last weekend.

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih had also been scheduled to attend the event, but had to cancel the trip after he tested positive for COVID-19.  

Apart from JP, the only other party that has endorsed MDP’s candidate in the Komandoo by-election is Adhaalath Party.