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President Abdulla Yameen declared a state of emergency in the Maldives citing danger to the lives of the citizens and threat to national security.
The India-Maldives relationship has been restored to a comfortable plane after several months of tensions.
Both countries decided to ramp up cooperation in various fields including defence, security, energy and health.
The assurance comes in the backdrop of Maldivian Parliament’s approval to allow foreign ownership of its islands.