Vice President Dr Mohamed Waheed attended a function in GDh Thinadhoo to mark the anniversary of MM Pre-School, one of the oldest pre-schools of Thinadhoo.
Dr Waheed said pre-school education plays an important role in the development of children’s minds, and the future will be based on children’s education.
He mentioned the importance of maternal health and education, for the proper nurturing of children and added all pre-school teachers should be well qualified.
Dr Waheed said the government is trying to establish a pre-school in every island, as education for young kids needs special attention.
Vice President Waheed was on a tour of South Havadhu Atoll which began on 15 April. He is now back in Malé.