Maldives will confer ‘Nishan Izzuddin’ award on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is the highest award to honour foreign nationals.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Male on the first leg of his two-nation tour to the Maldives and Sri Lanka. This will also be the first bilateral visit to the Maldives of an Indian Prime Minister after 2011.
Takeaways for SBI PO/Clerk Mains Exam:
- Male is the capital of Maldives.
- The Maldivian rufiyaa is the currency of the Maldives.
- Ibrahim Mohamed Solih is the current President of the Maldives.
Source- All India Radio (AIR News)