According to the Maldives Police Service, a foreign detainee has committed suicide while in custody.
On Sunday night, the person was discovered to have committed suicide. The reason for the individual’s detention has not been disclosed by police.
Police media officials stated that the person was detained at the Vilimale’ Custodial Facility.
The police have not released any further information, including the nationality of the detainee, related to the case.
However, police stated that they were investigating the case and that the relevant authorities had been notified.