Police forwards case against Gassan Maumoon for prosecution

Police have concluded its investigation into Mohamed Gassan Maumoon, son of former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, allegedly throwing a 5-foot plank at protesters outside his residence and critically injuring a 17-year-old and sent the case for prosecution.

Cases against activists of the ruling Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) were also sent to the Prosecutor General’s Office (PGO) for allegedly damaging private property during the protest on October 20.