May 06, 2021

Fmr. Maldivian President injured in blast

Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was injured in a blast outside his home on Thursday, local media reported.

Images from state TV channel PSM showed security services securing the scene of the incident in the capital Male. A foreign tourist was also injured, the channel reported.

A spokesman for Nasheed's Maldivian Democratic Party did not immediately respond to a request for comment.