Dhivehi Qaumee Party

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The Dhivehi Qaumee Party (Maldivian: ދިވެހި ޤައުމީ ޕާޓީ) is a political party in the Maldives. It was registered with the Election Commission on 5 September 2008.[1]

The party's 2008 Presidential candidate is Dr. Hassan Saeed. His running mate was Dr. Ahmed Shaheed. Dr. Hassan was the former attorney general of Maldives during Maumoon Abdul Gayoom's term. Shaheed was Foreign Minister during Maumoon term an he is now also Foreign Minister at Nasheed's cabinet.


  1. ^ "Two political parties registered". Maldives Chronicle. 2008-09-05. Retrieved 2008-09-06.