Paperwork stolen in robbery at MPL

Maldives Ports Limited (MPL) headquarters. (File Photo)

Office documents have been stolen in a robbery at Maldives Ports Limited (MPL) headquarters.

A spokesperson from Maldives Police Service confirms the robbery was reported to the agency at 9:45 pm last Saturday, July 20.

An official from MPL reports the robbery took place at the human resources department of the company.

He says the robber went through the documents kept by the department and stole some of the documents.

According to the official, it is believed the robber was under the influence of narcotics when he committed the crime, and did not steal any important document.

The case is under investigation by Maldives Police Service.