Addu deceased patient’s family file police case alleging abuse

Addu Covid-19 Facility established in the old Hithadhoo Regional Hospital building in Hithadhoo, Addu City | Photo: The Times of Addu

Addu City, Maldives – The deceased 81 year old Maldivian woman’s family today filed a police report alleging signs of abuse.

The family of the Feydhoo native filed the police report after they found signs of abuse on the body of the deceased.

The 81 year old Maldivian woman belonging to Feydhoo passed away at 02:30 while receiving treatment at the Addu Covid Management Facility.

Speaking to local news Adhadhu, Addu Covid Management Facility states that the patient suffered a minor injury during an accidental fall when the patient went to use the bathroom.

Police are now investigating the matter.