The renters in Male’ today established a tenant’s community.
The aim of the “Male’ Tenants Union” (MTU) which was registered in youth ministry is to raise the voice of the people who have been living in rented homes and to pronounce on the things they have been going through for years.
According to MTU’s statement, the community is open for anyone who is living as an occupant in Male’ to join and express their experiences.
They further stated that their main goal is to defend the rights of the tenants and to aid them in various situations.
In the statement, they also justified their plans which are arranged to be carried out including, providing assistance to people in moving in and moving out from different houses and providing home insurance services as well.
The recently formed union has planned to propose a bill to the parliament on defending the rights of the tenants and to carry out various campaigns on controlling rents.