Group of men donning helmets carry out mugging outside SBI

A State Bank of India ATM in Male' City. (File Photo/Sun/Mohamed Afrah)

A group of men donning helmets have carried out a mugging outside the State Bank of India in Male’ City.

The victim, identified as an Indian citizen, was walking on the street outside the bank when he was attacked with a knife.

The incident was reported to Maldives Police Service at 9:53 am this Sunday.

MPS reports the robbers were four men on two motorcycles, all wearing on helmets. They used a knife to stab the man and steal the money he was carrying before fleeing the scene.

The Indian citizen is being treated for his injuries at the Indhira Gandhi Memorial Hospital.