President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has scraped housing ministry and urban development.
The President has now restructured by putting it under the National Planning and Infrastructure Ministry. Due to this the Ministry has been changed to National Planning, Housing and Infrastructure Ministry.
This decision less than a day after the housing Minister Aminath Athifa gave her resignation due to health reasons.
The president office now stated all services provided by the housing ministry would be now given by the Planning Ministry, and that all of the Housing Ministry’s staff were also to be reassigned to the Planning Ministry.