The MDP took 65 seats with 46 percent of the vote.
MDP won an unprecedented super majority of the 87-member parliament.
MDP has taken a two-third majority of the 19th parliament.
Rolling coverage of the Maldives parliamentary elections.
Polls opened at 8am across the country.
Polls open at 8am on Saturday morning.
Solih assailed the "corruption and tyranny" of his predecessor.
The PPM says it has not been able to campaign for the April 6 polls.
The warning came after JP leader Gasim Ibrahim claimed the MDP would build temples and churches.
Millionaire lawmakers won't accept bribes, JP leader Gasim suggested.
The party has denied the allegations after reports of phone calls from campaign offices.
Hisaan Hussain was accused of mistreating five people who lived in her house.
Three candidates have been allowed to withdraw their names.
Thinadhoo North candidate Abdul Mughnee was accused by his ex-wife.
The MDP candidate for the Mahibadhoo constituency dropped out.
President Solih has been campaigning for MDP candidates ahead of the April 6 polls.
Solih assured coalition partners they would not "face any misfortune."