Falling brick from construction site kills man in reclaimed suburbs

A man has been killed in Hulhumale' after a falling brick from a construction site hit him.

Aasandha Company, who runs Hulhumale Hospital revealed to AVAS that the 44 year-old Bangladeshi victim of the freak accident was dead when he was brought to the hospital. The man had sustained fatal injuries to his head.

Last December, a nine year old Bangladeshi child was killed in a similar incident in capital Male' when a falling cement bag had hit the girl.