President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has forwarded two names to the People's Majlis regarding the appointment of a Judge to the Supreme Court. The President today forwarded the names of Mahaz Ali Zahir and Fathimath Dhiyana Saeed to the People's Majlis.

The President has done this under the powers vested in him under article 148 (a) of the Maldivian Constitution, authorizing the President to appoint judges to the Supreme Court after consulting the JSC and with the approval of the majority of the People's Majlis present and voting.