Situation not conducive for polls in the Maldives, says former VP Mohd. Jameel

Amid its domestic crisis, the Election Commission of Maldives on Friday announced that the first round of presidential elections will be held in early September. Former Vice- President Jameel, denouncing the move said that he didn't believe that situation was conducive for the elections in the country. He said that the exercise of elections was not possible as the country's entire opposition was either in prison or exile.