PG Shameem attacked on Male' City streets

Prosecutor General Hussain Shameem was attacked on the streets of Male' City on Wednesday morning.

Police said the attack, reported near the Noor Mosque in Henveiru ward, did not involve a sharp object. It is said that the attack was carried out using a hammer.

Some reports state that Shameem, who did not have security at the time of the incident, suffered a wrist injury with a reported crack. He is currently undergoing treatment at the ADK Hospital.

Police are investigating the attack.