President Abdulla Yameen has appointed five additional deputy ministers on Wednesday, adding to five other political appointments this week alone.
Hussain Haneef has been appointed as Deputy Minister of Education.
Ikram Hassan has been appointed as Deputy Minister of Ministry of Transport and Communication
Deputy Minister Adam Zalif has been transferred from Ministry of Economic Development to Ministry of Health and Gender.
Akhthar Haleem has been appointed Deputy Minister of Environment and Energy.
Hussain Zaamir has been appointed Deputy Minister of Finance and Treasury.