Lawyer Zalif released

Lawyer Adam Zalif (R) with the Attorney General - Sun file photo: Fayaz Moosa

MP Il'ham Ahmed's brother, lawyer Adam Zalif, who was arrested during the State of Emergency, has been released. 

Zalif was arrested on 20 February. 

The former member at the Employment Tribunal, Zalif, was arrested was arrested after being summoned to the police station. 

Along with Zalif, the MP for mid-Henveiru constituency, Ali Azim and the Male' City Councilor for the mid-Henveiru constituency, Ahmed Niyaz, both arrested during the State of Emergency, were also released today. 

While Zailf was released today, he was previously remanded by 15 days. His brother, the MP for Dhangethi constituency, Il'ham, is still in police custody.