Violent assault at Fuvahmulah City ends in stabbing

A violent altercation at Gnaviyani atoll Fuvahmulah has ended with one getting stabbed in the neck.

Maldives Police Service has confirmed the incident took place around 20:15hrs on Saturday evening.

The victim, aged 33 years, was immediately rushed to the island's hospital for medical attention. Police further confirmed the stab victim's health was stable and will recover soon.