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Maafushi Island gears up for Eid Celebration

Maafushi island in Kaafu Atoll is gearing up for Eid-al-Fitr celebrations.

Speaking at a press conference held in the island on Sunday, Maafushi Council President Hassan Solah said a number of festivities have been arranged to be held throughout the day.

As such, Eid celebrations will begin with Eid prayer congregation followed by breakfast. A communal lunch has also been planned for Eid, Solah said. The Council has also planned a children's evening and a music show for all ages, Solah said, extending invitation to locals to join Eid celebrations in the island.

The Council has arranged for additional transportation to and from the island for Eid celebrations, and urged everyone traveling to book their stay and transportation ahead of time.