Vaijehey Ibrahim Rasheed passes away

Vaijehey Ibrahim Rasheed at Saudi Arabia. (File Photo)

Ibrahim Rasheed (Vaijehey Ibrahim Rasheed), who has a record of long service to the Maldivian government, has passed away at 79 years of age.

Ibrahim Rasheed, who’s long record of service includes Director and Director-General at Ministry of Atolls, Secretary to Minister and Principal of Majeedhiyya School, passed away at approximately 11 pm at the Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) last Sunday.

He is survived by six children, including former Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Mohamed Asim.

Ibrahim Rasheed retired from government service in 2006.