Taxi driver accused of sexual abuse of teenage girl

Traffic on Male' City ring road. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Police have launched an investigation into the sexual abuse of a teenage girl by a taxi driver.

A police spokesperson confirmed the case was reported to the authorities on Monday night.

The victim is a 16-year-old girl, said the police.

Police have not disclosed any further details regarding the case but confirmed they have yet to make an arrest in connection to the case.

The case is under investigation by police.