Four arrested for human trafficking, includes Police officer

Police Headquarters Shaheed Hussain Adam Building.

Maldives Police Services revealed that four people were arrested on January 5, on human trafficking charges. 

According to Police, those arrested are all men between the ages of 28 and 65 years. This includes a Bangladeshi national and one Police officer. 

It was also revealed that the Police officer has been suspended, and is currently on no-pay. 

The court has remanded two of the arrested people for 15 days and the other two for 10 days. 

Police have yet to reveal any additional information regarding this case.