News

Man fulfils pledge of swimming for 24 hours if MDP wins over 50 seats

A man who had pledged to swim for 24 hours if MDP won over 50 seats in the Parliamentary Election 2019, had on Saturday fulfilled his pledge.

A tweet sent out by former President and Mahchangolhi Central MP Elect, Mohamed Nasheed confirmed that prominent swimming coach Firas Afeef was indeed swimming to fulfill his pledge.

Noting that the swim would conclude by 2:00pm on Monday, President Nasheed had encouraged Firas and his companions.

MDP had won about 65 constituency out of 87 during the Parliamentary Election 2019.