22-year-old dies after fall from Maafannu building

A man is put into an ambulance for transportation to Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Male' City. (File Photo/Sun/Mohamed Afrah)

A young man has died after falling from a building located near VB Mart in the Maafannu district of Male' City this Sunday morning.

"Sun" has been informed the young man fell from a five-story guesthouse.

He was 22 years old.

Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) reported the man was dead when taken to the hospital.

The case is under investigation by the Maldives Police Service.

A similar incident took place in Hulhumale' in late February. An expatriate worker fell from the third-floor of a housing unit, and died later at ADK Hospital.