A member of G. A. Vilingili Council has been accused of sexually harassing one of the council’s female employees.
Maldives Police Service has confirmed the agency is investigating such a case.
The agency said the case was filed last Sunday, and that the case is currently under investigation.
Meanwhile, President of G. A. Vilingili Council, Musthafa Mohamed confirmed receiving information of a sexual harassment investigation into one of the council members by the MPS.
“I came back to the island yesterday. I’ not privy to much detail. But I have received information from the police they are investigating such a case,” said Musthafa.
MPS declined to disclose any details as it is an ongoing investigation.