More than 400 Maldivian in Attendance and listening to His Excellency President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom’s Independence Day Message Delivered by His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Fahmy Hassan.


26 July 2015, Kuala Lumpur: A function was held by Maldives High Commission at Sunway University to mark the Golden Jubilee of National Independence.

Speaking at the function, Acting High Commissioner H. E. Mr. Mohamed Fahmy Hassan extended greetings and good wishes to all Maldivians on behalf of H. E. President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom and on his personal behalf. In his remarks he noted the participation by Maldivians in the development of the country in the past 50 years and the goals the country aspires to achieve and the challenges that lie ahead. He also noted the sacrifices made by Maldivians to defend the nation from outside invaders.

More then 400 Maldivians comprising of students and their family members and senior officials of some Universities attended the function, in which Maldivian and Malaysian students performed contemporary and cultural music items.