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Elderly tourist drowns in Hanimaadhoo island

Fathmath Shaahunaz
06 March 2017, MVT 13:53
H.Dh. Hanimaadhoo island's beach.
Fathmath Shaahunaz
06 March 2017, MVT 13:53

An elderly tourist drowned in the island of Hanimaadhoo in Haa Dhaal atoll on Sunday.

Police spokesperson confirmed that the tourist was an Italian male of 85 years. His remains have been shifted to capital Male.

According to Hanimaadhoo Island Council, he had checked into a hotel about a week prior and had been vacationing alone in Hanimaadhoo.

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