Defense Minister Mariya Ahmed Didi has departed on an official trip to India.
High Commission of India in Maldives revealed via a tweet that Minister Mariya is visiting India to officiate the review passing out parade at Indian Naval Academy. Minister Mariya will be the first foreign Defense Minister to officiate the parade held in Kerala.
The parade will be held at Kerala’s, Kannanoor, next Saturday.
A Public Relations Unit of India’s Defense Ministry that is based in Kerala further revealed that Minister Mariya is visiting India for a period of six days. They also noted that she will be welcomed to the country senior officials from the Defense Ministry.
Minister Mariya will also be visiting India’s military training facilities and interact with MNDF officers undergoing training in such facilities.