5-year-old injured in fall from 4th floor of residential building

An aerial shot of Male' City. (File Photo/Sun/ Fayaz Moosa)

A special needs child has been injured in a fall from the fourth floor of a residential building located in Henveyru district of Male’ City.

The child has been identified by the police as a five-year-old girl.

The fall, which took place in Vaijehey Magu, was reported to the police at 2:38 pm this Wednesday.

Police confirm the girl is a special needs child.

She has been taken to the ADK Hospital for medical care.

The reason for the fall is unclear at this point, and is under investigation by the police.