Department of Judicial Administration (DJA)’s spokesperson Faisal Adam has been arrested.
Faisal’s family confirmed that he was arrested on Sunday night.
A family member also stated that Faisal was arrested while he was at his residence.
Meanwhile, since the state of emergency was declared, the government had been arresting many members of the judiciary via the police.
Four people of the judiciary has so far been arrested since the government declared a state of emergency after refusing to obey a Supreme Court order.
The members of the judiciary who were arrested include Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed, Justice Ali Hameed Mohamed, and DJA’s administrator Hassan Saeed.