Maldivian President Mohamed Muizzu has appealed to China to “intensify” efforts to send more tourists to the island nation. Muizzu, who came to power through his ‘India Out’ campaign, is currently on a visit to China which comes at a time when the Maldives is facing tourism backlash from Indians over remarks made by some of his ministers against Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In this episode of News Today, Rajdeep Sardesai asks former Maldivian diplomat Farah Faizal whether Muizzu is playing the China card as relations with India take a hit. Watch the show to know what the ex-diplomat said.
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