Another attack in Addu City, second attack in 24 hours

A physical altercation took place in southernmost Addu City on Friday night, the second such attack over the past 24 hours.

According to Maldives Police Service, two people were driving a motorcycle when they were attacked using a sharp object. The police received reports of the incident around 08:05 pm on Friday, they said. A 27-year-old male and a 23-year-old female were injured in the incident.

The police are investigating the case.

Earlier on Friday, a man in Addu City was assaulted using a sharp object, near the flat area. Videos of the incident show an additional person injured during the altercation.