Veteran military officer and famous local singer Ahmed Athif passed away Sunday.
Major Ahmed Athif, who has long served Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) and contributed to the Maldivian music industry, passed away suddenly in Haa Dhaal atoll Hanimaadhoo island on Sunday afternoon.
Mihaaru understands that Major Athif was in-charge of the MNDF branch in Hanimaadhoo.
Major Athif was the voice of several national songs, such as the wildly popular “Joashey Genaimee Gaumee Ufaa”. His singing repertoire included hits such as “Dheynan Hithaa Jaana” and “Vaashey Mashah Ehee”. He was also a main vocal in the police-military music group “Cops Band”.
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