Two males and a minor arrested on Muli over assault of foreign national

Police have arrested two suspects in connection with the assault of a Bangladeshi national on the island of Muli in Meemu Atoll yesterday (June 17), according to media reports.

The two male suspects, aged 24 and 23 years, were arrested at around 4:50am this morning whilst attempting to hide in house on the island, Sun Online has reported. Police have also reportedly arrested a minor in connection to the attack.

Sun Online reported that the as yet unidentified victim, who was found to have suffered multiple head injuries, was presently in Muli Regional hospital where his condition was said to be improving.