Thieves break into RDC headquarters through roof

Police lines drawn across a crime scene. (Photo/Police)

Thieves broke into the Road Development Corporation (RDC) headquarters in Male’ on early Monday, after removing tin sheets from the roof of the building.  

Police said the break-in was reported to the authorities at 07:48 am.

Police officers are operating at the scene, said a spokesperson. 

Screen grab from CCTV footage shows thieves break into RDC headquarters through the roof on August 16, 2021.

RDC is not new to break-ins, having faced two similar incidents in the past. The office reportedly stopped keeping cash in the building after the incidents. 

RDC had MVR 100,000 stolen in a break-in back in April.