Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) Captain Mohamed Ramiz had passed away while on duty on Wednesday.
Speaking to VNews, MNDF’s information officer Captain Ibrahim Azim said Captain Ramiz was on duty at the Northern Area Post when he suddenly passed away.
Captain Ramiz has taken part in an exercise drill carried out by the military and had collapsed whilst running. He was immediately taken to Lh. Naifaru Hospital, he said.
Captain Mohamed Ramiz joined the military on August 19, 1995. He achieved a number of awards and medals for his service throughout his service in the military. These include disciplinary medals, service medals, 17th SAARC Summit medal and many more.
At the time of his demise, Captain Ramiz had served the military for 23 years, four months and 21 days.