Elderly man found dead on Kinolhas beach

The island of Kinolhas in R. Atoll.

A man has been found dead on the beach of R. Kinolhas.

The island council stated that the body was of an elderly man and the body was now in the health center.

“The body drifted onto the beach. It is a common activity for elderly people on the island to go swimming before the Dhuhr prayers.” a councilor from the island said.

The man was aged 82 years old, and was discovered on the northern side beach of the island around 12:00 today.