1 injured in stabbing in Male’

File photo of a knife used in a previous stabbing in Male' City. (File Photo)

A person has been injured in a stabbing near Thoiba Mosque in Maafannu district of Male’ City.

According to the police, the incident was reported to the authorities at approximately 08:45 pm on Wednesday.

The person injured in the attack has been taken to the hospital.

The police are operating at the scene of the crime, and confirm they have arrested a 19-year-old Maldivian man in connection to the case.