Maradhoo MP Ibrahim Shareef has issued a public appeal for assistance in finding an employee who has gone missing.
The missing employee, Al Ameen, worked at a clothing store Shareef owns in Male’ City.
Shareef shared Al Ameen’s photo on Twitter on Sunday evening.
Shareef said he fears Al Ameen fell victim to human trafficking.
He is offering a MVR 2,000 cash reward for anyone with information regarding his missing employee.
Mi Al Ameen vanee gellifa eve. Lafaa kurevenee Kamal kiyaa Human Traffic kuraa ( phone no9718620) aiy dhashu vee kamasheve. Meenaa aa behey mauloomaath eh dhevvi faraathakah 2000 rufiyaa ge inaameh dheveyne eve. @PoliceMv @ImmigrationMV @faya_i pic.twitter.com/3GN8ZN74oC— Ibrahim Shareef (@AdduShareef) November 14, 2021
According to a credible source, Al Ameen has been missing since he left his residence to go to the mosque for Fajr prayer on Saturday, November 13. CCTV footage shows him leaving his residence to go to the mosque.
A colleague, who usually accompanies him to the mosque, had waited for him at the mosque, but reported he did not see him that day.
Neither the police nor Immigration were immediately available for comment regarding the case.
Al Ameen reportedly gets along well with people, including locals. His phone remains switched off, and no sign of him has seen found since.