After extension of emergency in island nation of Maldives, the former vice president Mohamed Jameel Ahmed made the case that India must lead international efforts to restore democracy.
need be mentioned that the emergency had been extended by incumbent President Abdulla Yameen
The former VP said that the people of Maldives tried all available measures to restore democracy and the judiciary has given its judgment.
He added that all of the constitutional institutions have tried but they have been unable to restore rule of law and democracy in the Maldives.
Then he said that international community must come to help Maldives and also mentioned that India must take a lead in international efforts to restore democracy there.
The former vice president has called for international support after the Government of Maldives welcomed the announcement of the Elections Commission’s decision to begin preparations for the Presidential Elections to be held this year.