Fmr President Nasheed departs to Germany for further treatment

Former Maldivian President and current Speaker of the Maldivian Parliament Mohamed Nasheed has departed to Germany.

He was taken to Germany in an air ambulance for further treatment.

Eva Abdulla, Deputy Speaker of Parliament and also a member of Nasheed’s family, shared a video of Nasheed’s take-off on Thursday morning.

Family sources cite that Mr. Nasheed is recovering well and doctors have approved him for consumption of liquids.

He was badly injured in a terrorist attack that targeted his life on May 06 and 10 pieces of razor wedged inside his body and shrapnel removed.

Mr. Nasheed underwent extensive surgeries that lasted 16 hours following the explosion.

His recovery will be monitored in Germany.