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May 6 Terror Attack: PGO presses charges against 3 additional suspects

Lamya Abdulla
13 September 2021, MVT 17:30
From left to right: Ishaaq, Mohamed Nazim, and Fahumy Ali, who were arrested for their involvement in the assassination attempt of Nasheed-- Photo: Mihaaru
Lamya Abdulla
13 September 2021, MVT 17:30

Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) press charges against three additional suspects arrested in connection to the assassination attempt of Former President and Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed.

PGO said they sent the cases of Fahumy Ali from Gaafu Alifu Vilingili, Mohamed Nazim from Alifu Alifu Maalhos, and Ishaaq from Male'.

Ishaaq is being persecuted for transporting explosives from one area to another, planning to carry out a terrorist activity, and participating in a terrorist activity. If the first two charges are proven in court, Ishaaq will receive a jail sentence of 12-15 years each. If he had participated in a terrorist activity, he would receive a 17-20 year jail sentence.

Fahumy is being persecuted for participating in a terrorist activity, while Nazim is being persecuted for planning a terrorist attack.

Previously, Adhuham Ahmed from Vaavu Thinadhoo, Mujaz Ahmed from Male', Thahumee Ahmed from Gaafu Alifu Kondey and Ali Haisham from Noonu Manadhoo.