Indian expat injured in knife attack

An Indian expatriate worker was injured late Monday in a knife attack in Meemu Atoll Muli island.

Police said the victim was attacked inside a pharmacy in the island around 8pm on Monday.

Police said the 31 year old pharmacist was being treated at the island hospital but his condition remains unclear.

AVAS has been unable to confirm the reason behind the attack but an eyewitness said victim had suffered injuries to his arm.