Defence Minister Mariya Didi was summoned to the Parliamentary Committee on National Security (241 Committee) today, in relation to the terror attack against Former President and Current Speaker of the Parliament Mohamed Nasheed on May 6.
Chief of Defence Force Major General Abdullah Shamaal and Vice Chief of Defence Force Brigadier General Abdul Raheem Abdul Latheef were also summoned to the 241 Committee today for the second time.
The committee has summoned several personnels to the committee for questioning regarding the May terror attack. This includes Home Minister Imran Abdullah, Director General of Counter Terrorism Center Brigadier General Zakariyya Mansoor, Commissioner of Police Mohamed Hameed, Police Director of Counter Terrorism Superintendent of Police Fareed Ismail as well as Speaker Nasheed’s bodyguards.
Four individuals have been arrested so far in direct connection to May 6 attack and Maldives Police Service and MNDF have been conducting various operations to find suspects with links to the attack.