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Expat worker dies after fall in Hulhumale

Fathmath Shaahunaz
23 June 2017, MVT 03:30
Expatriate workers at work in a construction site. PHOTO: NISHAN ALI/MIHAARU
Fathmath Shaahunaz
23 June 2017, MVT 03:30

An expatriate worker died Thursday after a fall from the flat complex being developed for police officers in reclaimed suburb Hulhumale.

According to Police spokesperson, the 35 year old Bangladeshi national fell from the seventh storey of the building to the second. The incident took place Thursday afternoon and he passed away while receiving treatment at ADK Hospital in capital Male before sundown.

He had suffered serious injuries, but Police did not reveal the details of his fall or whether safety and precautionary measures had been taken at the time. The spokesperson stated that the incident is now under investigation.

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