G. A. Vilingili councilor accused of sexual harassment of female staff

G. A. Vilingili Council headquarters. (Sun Photo/Reader contribution)

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.