A new Maldivian high commissioner has been appointed to Sri Lanka.
President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih made the appointment on Wednesday.
Appointed as the new High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka is Ali Faiz.
His letter of credence was handed to him during a ceremony held at the President's Office.
Prior to his appointment, Faiz served as the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs since being appointed in November last year.
Other positions he filled include a member of the Police Board since April 2021, member of the People's Special Majlis for Baa atoll constituency as well as the Chief of Protocol at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Faiz also held several executive positions in both the public and private sectors.