A 24 year old male has been found dead in Annaarumaage in Henveiru ward of capital city Malé on Tuesday morning.
Police stated that the discovery of the body was reported to them at 9:15am on Tuesday.
The body has been moved to the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital with the aid of the Maldives National Defence Force.
Police did not reveal the identity of the male, or the circumstances surrounding the death.
A police media official stated that the reasons for death will be known after further investigation.