Maldives` JSC denies making remarks on Nasheed

Last Updated: Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 00:14

Male: The Judicial Service Commission of Maldives on Saturday denied making any statements on former President Mohamed Nasheed taking refuge in the Indian High Commission here.
The Judicial Service Commission (JSC), a watchdog responsible for the administration of the justice system here, said the purported statement was being circulated in a "forged letter head".
"We, the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) of Maldives, categorically deny issuing any statement on this regard," the JSC said in a letter to the Indian High Commission.

A foreign agency issued a story based on this statement which was picked up by various media outlets.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 00:14

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