Elections Commission chairman Ahmed Shareef on Monday announced the decision to rerun council elections in Thaa Gaadhiffushi and Laamu Maavah.
Ahmed Shareef said the decision was made due to unregistered voters casting their ballots in the two islands and a date for the election rerun will be announced soon.
MDP candidate Mariyam Hassan and PPM candidate Hawwa Abdul Hadi will be running in the Gaadhiffushi election rerun.
Maavah election rerun will be held for council president and one council member seat. Council president vote will be between MDP candidate Adam Abdul Rahman and PPM candidate Ahmed Moosa while the council member vote will be between MDP candidate Hassan Shihab and PPM candidate Ibrahim Abubakr.