Maldives is preserving its pre-Islamic heritage, with some help from India

A financial grant of approximately Rs. 2.75 crores (4 million Maldivian rufiyaa) by India is helping restore one of the many archeological sites in the Maldives, that are remnants of the country’s Buddhist past. Last week, the two countries signed seven Memorandums of Understanding, which also included the preservation of heritage sites, under which the … Read more