The Parliament Secretariat has said that 3,500 invitees will attend the inauguration of the presidential-elect.

President-elect Mohamed Muizzu and Vice President-elect Hussain Mohamed Latheef are scheduled to be sworn in during a special parliamentary session on November 17. The ceremony will take place at Republic Square in Malé.

The secretariat confirmed the number of invitees during a consultative meeting between the Office of the President-elect and Parliament on Thursday. The number includes invitations sent to four heads of states and all resident ambassadors to the Maldives, the secretariat said.