MP Shiyam recovers from COVID-19

Naifaru MP Ahmed Shiyam during a protest. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Naifaru MP Ahmed Shiyam has recovered after contracting COVID-19. 

MP Shiyam who is the deputy leader of PPM, tested positive for the virus on March 17. MP Shiyam tweeted today that he had stepped out after completing his mandatory quarantine period. 

He also thanked everyone who had wished him a speedy recovery as well as members of his family in a tweet. 

MP Shiyam tested positive after a PCR test on March 17. He had been isolating since then and had stated that he was not exhibiting any symptoms of the virus. 

Thoddoo MP Hassan Shiyaan is still in quarantine after testing positive for the virus. MP Shiyan tested positive after coming into direct contact with a positive case.