Maakun Naeem, famous for comedy songs and dramas, died in Colombo on Tuesday.
Maakun Naeem, who tackled diabetes for a long time, died of a heart attack. He had been living with his family in Colombo for four years.
Naeem, who worked at TV Maldives (TVM) for a period, rose to fame and was best known for comedy songs and dramas.
One of these, is the song made especially for Eid titled ‘Eedhey mee Eedhey dho kailaan vaane’.
Naeem also starred in some comedy dramas such as “Dhiriulhumaky Mieebaa” by famous comedian Yoosuf Rafeeu.