President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Tuesday declared another national level honor to be given in acknowledgment of people who serve the country for at least 35 years.
The Presidents Office stated that President Solih discussed this during the cabinet meeting, and said that the honor will be awarded during this year’s Independence Day.
He expressed that presently there are numerous individuals who had, and keep on serving the country for quite a long time and their service and loyalty ought to be freely perceived and celebrated at a public level.
He further expressed that the award introduced will be comparable to a National Award of Honor, dependent upon the standards set by the National Awards Committee.
The rules will be shared sometime in the not-too-distant future with government ministries and agencies for further revision.