Jumhooree Party (JP) has decided to contest the upcoming Presidential Election in 2018 in a council meeting on Friday.
- 18 members of the party unanimously voted to contest the upcoming elections
- Even as the party will run for election, its leader Qasim Ibrahim cannot be involved
- According to new amendment in the constitution in 2015, people older than 65 years cannot contest Presidential election.
- Qasim had run for elections in 2013 and supported President Abdulla Yameen after losing
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