MP Siyam’s father passes away

Mohamed Qasim (R) and his son, Meedho MP Ahmed Siyam Mohamed (L) captured together in a photo dated 2017.

Mohamed Qasim, the father of the leader of the Maldives Development Alliance (MDA) and the parliamentarian for Meedhoo constituency Ahmed Siyam Mohamed, has passed away early Wednesday morning.

At the time of his death, Qasim was 81.

Qasim, who had been residing at his island N. Kudafari, was brought to Male’ City and admitted at ADK Hospital, where he had passed away, for medical care over an illness two days ago.

Qasim, the pioneer of Sun Siyam Group and Hotels, had served as the island chief of Kudafari and the principal of the island’s school. He is highly respected among the residents of the island and the atoll.

Siyam is the oldest child of Qasim. Qasim has a total of nine children.

Sun Siyam Media and all its staff extend sincerest condolences to the pioneer of the media outlet, Siyam, and his family following the passing of Qasim. May all mighty Allah bless the departed soul and grant him eternal peace and the highest place in Jannah.

Qasim’s funeral will be held at the Islamic Centre after Asr Prayer. Viewing of the deceased will proceed at the same location starting 1:30pm.

His family has requested to contact them to inform them of any debt or bequests of Qasim within 30 days. The contact information is as follows:

  • Ahmed Siyam Mohamed
  • Hussain Salim Mohamed – 7771306
  • Hassan Adil – 7782000
  • Ali Siyam – 7711199