Fatal stabbing in Male' City

Victim of the fatal stabbing on the night of 31 August 2018, 19-year-old Ibrahim Aagil. (Photo/Social Media)

A young man has been attacked with a sharp object and killed near the Maldives Monetary Building (MMA) in Male' City. 

Sources have said that the victim of the attack was 19-year-old Ibrahim Aagil from Gaafu Dhaalu Faresmathoda, and he was stabbed in the neck. 

Managing Director of ADK Hospital, Ahmed Affaal told Sun Media last night that the victim was dead on arrival. 

Police at the scene of the stabbing on the night of 31 August 2018. (Photo/Social Media)

Police have also confirmed the stabbing saying that the attack is being investigated. No further details were offered. 

Stabbings have gone up in Hulhumale' and Male' City in the past few weeks. Last week, a man was attack and injured with an axe.