Police have reported the discovery of dead body lying on a street in Hulhumale’ at 4:45am early on Tuesday morning.
The police identified the body as 19 year-old Mohamed Shahud Nazim, of Mercury House in Maafannu Ward, Male’.
In a statement, police said doctors at the hospital had told police that he was dead when he was brought to the hospital.
According to police, two men were standing next to the body when is was discovered. Police said the two men were intoxicated and were arrested.
The police have not yet confirmed the cause of the death, however, local media have reported the man’s family as stating that he died of a heart attack.