Maldives Police Service have suspended 5 police officers in connection to the case involving scandal of Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC).
Police has stated that the investigation of the scandals has revealed that 5 officers have been bribed from MMPRC during the criminal investigation was underway.
Earlier during this month, Prosecutor General Hussain Shameen noted that authorities have now identified several new branches which is connected with the scandal and these branches includes law enforcement authorities. The PG confirmed the following speaking during a Television program on Raajje TV. He further noted that the investigation is currently underway and authorities are investing the following.
Furthermore, He noted that major political leaders are also involved in the scandal. He further added this include individual that are currently holding political posts.
As the following is MMPRC being case investigated, the President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has also vowed that the case of the MMPRC scandal would be investigated. He has also made it into a political vow.
However, Many ruling party MP’s have criticized about the commissions handling of the case and expenses spent investigating the case.