Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

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Will stand by Maldives in this ‘challenging time’: PM Modi tells President Solih

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke to Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, President of the Republic of Maldives, over the prevailing coronavirus situation in the island nation.

In a telephonic conversation, the leaders talked about the “health and economic challenges” the coronavirus pandemic poses for the Maldives.

The Prime Minister tweeted about his conversation with President Solih and said that India will stand by the Maldives in this “challenging time”.

“The special bond between India and Maldives strengthens our resolve to fight this common enemy together. India will stand by its close maritime neighbour and friend in this challenging time,” the Prime Minister tweeted out.

Source: Hindustan Times