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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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