Tourism Minister Mausoom summoned to first parliamentary sitting in Ramadan

Tourism Minister Dr. Abdulla Mausoom. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

The agenda for the first parliamentary sitting in the month of Ramadan has been announced – to include a ministerial questioning session for which Tourism Minister Dr. Abdulla Mausoom has been summoned to.

Minister Mausoom is summoned to tomorrow’s session to be answerable for queries put forth by Thimarafushi MP Abdulla Riyaz.

Queries put forth by MP Riyaz pertains to islands leased for resort development at Thaa Atoll. In this regard, he seeks why resorts have not been developed at many of the islands leased for resort development. He also wishes to inquire measures planned to be taken by the government over the lack of initiation of any development works at some of those islands.

Also listed on the agenda for tomorrow’s sitting is the preliminary debate on the bill submitted by Dhuvaafaru MP Ismail Ahmed proposing amendments to the Maldivian Foreign Service Act.

Parliamentary sittings are scheduled to commence at 10:30am in the morning during the month of Ramadan.