Police appeal for assistance in search for missing 15-year-old

Police have appealed for public assistance in locating a 15-year-old girl who went missing in the capital Malé on July 27.

Mariyam Nafha Nasir, of Huvadhumaage from Thaa Vilufushi, was reported missing by her family on the morning on July 30. She was last seen at her residence in Malé wearing a burqa, a white top, and ice blue jeans.

She was described as slender with black eyes.

Police have urged anyone with information of the girl to call the hotline number 3322111, the emergency number 911, or the family and child protection department at 9790163.