The government’s coalition partner Maldives Reform Movement (MRM) has called upon the government to suspend Fisheries Ministries Communication Director Ahmed Fazeel on allegation of sexual harassment.
According to MRM, Fazeel is placed in the following post under a slot of Maldives Reform Movement. The Party has requested the president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih to keep Fazeel to be suspended until from his duties until further notice.
In a tweet from the party on Sunday has confirmed the following, MRM has noted that its has launched an internal investigation in response to the allegation of of sexual violence perpetrated by a party members and members has been suspend from all parties activities.
Recently, several government key figures has come under fire for sexual assault and harassment. The most key recent figures include the Former Tourism Minister Ali Waheed and has been terminated from his post. The police has already took out an order banning him from travelling and also the Former minister has been summoned to the Police in connection to several complaints of sexual harassment.