Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has departed to Germany to continue his recovery and rehabilitation following the assassination attempt on him on May 6th.
In preparation for Nasheed’s departure to Germany, security was tightened in and around ADK Hospital and the roads. Majeedhee Magu and the ring road were patrolled by large numbers of armed security forces.
Following the IED explosion on May 6th, Nasheed was brought to ADK Hospital with heavy bleeding, and both internal and external shrapnel injuries.
Nasheed was receiving treatment at the Critical Care Unit of ADK Hospital in Malé.
In connection with the case, three people have been arrested, including the person suspected of detonating the IED.