Home ministry says after a halt of two years, the Float Parade will be held this year in celebration of Independence Day.
Home ministry said the float parade will be held on all the major roads in capital Male' City on the night of July 27, Saturday. The event will take place on Mageedhee Magu, Sosun Magu, Ameer Ahmed Magu and Boduthakurufaanu Magu.
Home ministry further stated that after the parade, the floats will be displayed to the public at the Greater Male' Industrial Zone in the evening and night of July 28. The ministry also informed that the floats are prepared by state-owned companies.
Activities by six schools from Male', Vilimale', and Hulhumale' along with MNDF will be held at the National Stadium on the night of July 26. The schools have begun preparing for the Independence Day events.
The schools taking part in this year's Independence Day events are Falaah Pre-school, Dharumavantha School, Muhyidhdheen School, Iskandhar School, Rehendhi School, and Villa International High School.
The route march and parade will be held on all the major roads of Male' in the coming Saturday evening.
Meanwhile the official meeting held by the President and First Lady on the occasion of Independence Day will take place at Dharubaaruge on Thursday night.