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Police investigate sexual abuse of woman with special needs

Mariyam Malsa
13 February 2020, MVT 10:40
Citizens protest against rape in front of the gender ministry on January 17, 2020. PHOTO: NISHAN ALI / MIHAARU
Mariyam Malsa
13 February 2020, MVT 10:40

Maldives Police Service, on Wednesday, commenced investigations into a case concerning the sexual abuse of a woman with special needs.

Reported at approximately 1200 hrs, the police stated that a foreign man is accused of perpetrating the assault.

The matter was reported withing the North Central Police Division which comprises the atolls of Kaafu, Alif Alif, Alif Dhaalu and Vaavu.

As of yet, no arrests have been made concerning the case.

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