Maldives Police Service revealed on Monday that they began investigating the death of a woman taken to Muli Regional Hospital for having difficulty breathing.
Police revealed that the deceased was aged 29. It remains unclear whether she passed before or after being transported to the hospital.
According to law enforcement, the hospital had reported her death in the evening to the authorities after being brought in with respiratory arrest. No further details were disclosed.
Local media Mihaaru reported that the women was wed to a native of the island and was also a resident of Muli, Meemu Atoll, herself. The publication also relayed that the deceased had arrived in Muli only the week prior.