President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has appointed Mr Mohamed Nasih Rasheed as Deputy Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment.

Prior to this appointment, Mr Nasih Rasheed previously served as the President of Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll Council. He has also served as a member of the council.

Mohamed Nasih Rasheed is currently enrolled in Bachelor of Shariah and Law. He previously completed his Diploma in Project Management and Advance Certificate in Youth Development.