President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, on Friday, conveyed his condolences to the family of late Haivakaru Ahmedfulhu who served the government and armed forces over a long period of time.
Late Ahmedfulhu passed away early Friday morning – whilst undergoing treatment at Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH). At the time of his passing, he was 89-years-old.
In his condolence message, President Solih expressed his sympathies to the bereaved family and recalled the late Ahmedfulhu's exemplary service to the nation in a career spanning over 53 years.
Late Ahmedfulhi began is service to the nation on October 8, 1953 – spending most of his career in the armed forces. With a service record for the armed forces spanning over 24 hours – Late Ahmedfulhi held prominent posts including the ranks 1-4 of “Sarudhaaru.”
During his career, he also held the position of Atoll Chief for Mulakatholhu, Faadhippolhu, and Addu Atolls – serving as the Atoll Chief of Mulakatholhu for two terms.
Late Ahmedfulhu also worked as the Assistant Under Secretary and Manager and Assistant Manager of the Rentals Division Ministry of Atolls Administration. He also held posts of the Director and Assistant Director General at the Ministry of Information, Arts and Culture.
Apart from this, he also served as the Manager of Central Hospital and the Director General and Assistant Director General at the Community Organisations Development Council.