Kulhudhuffushi man in critical condition after assault & kidnapping

Kulhudhuffushi Regional Hospital | Photo: PSM News

Kulhudhuffushi City, Maldives — Maldives Police Service has revealed that a Kulhudhuffushi man was kidnapped and seriously injured by a group of people concealing their face.

An official of the Police media informed today that they received a report at approximately 20:48 last night that a 29 year old man was kidnapped by a group of people and transported by car to a second location where he was assaulted, leaving the man critically injured.

The victim who received emergency care at Kulhuduffushi Regional Hospital, is transported to Malé for further treatment due to deteriorating condition.

The Manager of Kulhuduffushi Regional Hospital, Ahmed Dhaoodh confirmed that an injured man was brought to the hospital last night. The doctors informed that the individual has internal bleeding in his head and is in serious condition.

Police stated that they are currently investigating the case, however, refrained to reveal any further details regarding the incident.