Maldives Add New Embracing of Islam Public Holiday
Source:President's Office Posted: Thursday, June 8, 2000 Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2020
The Cabinet of the Maldives has decided to observe the 2nd day of the month of Rabeeu'l Aakhir, from this year onwards, as the Anniversary of the Day the Maldives Embraced Islam.
This had already been a public holiday from AH1374 to AH1387 (1954-1967).
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