Male' City

Joining hands for Friendship Day

A special event is set to take place in Male’ City where 5,500 people will be joining hands around the city.

Organized by the Home Ministry, the event is being held to commemorate the International Friendship Day. Vice President, Faisal Naseem is set to join the event.

The event is set to take place at 4:30 p.m. today where participants will join hands and lift them up for 3 seconds.

Home Ministry said that the police officers organizing in the area will be giving instructions. Those who wish to take part in the event are to where national colors.

Media Director at the Home Ministry, Hafsee Abdulla said that the event is opened to the public and an estimated 5,500 people are estimated to take part.

The event is being held in the atolls as well.