Three motorbikes in front of MDP campaign hub set on fire

Three motorbikes parked in front of a Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) jagaha (campaign hub) in the Manchangoalhi ward of Male’ were set on fire in the early hours of Saturday morning (November 2).

According to local media reports, the fire damaged the air condition system in the jagaha as well as the wall of the adjoining house.

A resident of the house said the fire was put out before it could spread by the fire and rescue department of the Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) working with civilians and the police.

Police said the arson attack was under investigation.