Faisal, suspect in his wife’s death, dies

Aboobakr Faisal.

Aboobakuru Faisal, Rosy Villa, ADh. Fenfushi, who is a suspect in his wife’s death, has passed away on Monday morning.

Police said that Faisal passed away at 8:28am this morning.

Sun has learned that he passed away after he ceased to have any brain function as a result of which doctors had already lost hope on his recovery.

Nishama was taken to Nolhivaram Health Centre at approximately 14:14pm on December 10th after she was discovered dead in her room, at her home.

Faisal, who was arrested in connection to the death of his wife, was found hanging in a holding cell at the Kulhudhuffushi Police Station at approximately 11:15 pm last Monday. He was brought to Kulhudhuffushi Regional Hospital at approximately 11:40pm that night. A reliable source confirmed to Sun that Faisal’s heart was not beating when he was brought to the hospital.

A family member of Nishama told Sun that they also suspect Faisal’s involvement in her death, and has made allegations of domestic violence against Faisal. 

However, a motive for the murder, or any further details remain unclear at the moment. 

Nishama is survived by three young children; a seven-year-old, a four-year-old and a two-year-old.