Home Ministry deputy passes away

Home Ministry's deputy minister Mohamed Ibrahim has passed away after months of illness.

He was mainly tasked with home affairs issues related to the atolls of Maldives.

Mohamed Ibrahim is the father of ruling Progressive Party of Maldives' (PPM) parliamentary group leader Ahmed Nihan Hussain Manik's wife.

He is the son of famed 'Bodube' Ibrahim Kaleyfaan who was notable for years of service to Galolhu district of capital city Male'.