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Police probe death threat to opposition lawmaker

Lawmaker Imthiyaz Fahumy PHOTO:Parliament

Lawmaker Imthiyaz Fahmy. PHOTO:Parliament

The Maldives Police Service has begun investigation into a death threat received by MP for Maafannu North constituency Imthiyaz Fahumy.

MP Imthiyaz tweeted that he had received a  Viber message threatening to stab him to death.

Several lawmakers and journalists have also received anonymous death threats in the pass. The Police claim to that the matters have been investigated, but neither arrests nor announcements have been made to date.

It is noteworthy that Imthiyaz Fahmy is one of the most outspoken opposition lawmakers who has been very critical of the government.

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Source URL: Mihaaru-News

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