To compete for all 87 parliament seats by Jumhooree Party (JP) is a major progress, tweeted leader Mohamed Nasheed of sovereign Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP)
His tweet was afterwards a council meeting midst of which JP announced their decision to be contesting for all parliament seats.
Members of JP, in order to contest in the upcoming election may submit their applications before 25 of January as the election is to be prepared for April.
Nasheed had said that residents must have the powers to make their decision towards electing their representative parliamentarians. He had also ensured of continued strong government coalition .