Missing man from Addu was gone fishing

Ubaidulla Hassan, 28. (Photo/Maldives Police Service)

Maldives Police Service on Monday stated that the young man reported missing from Addu City had gone fishing.

Authorities launched a search operation to find Ubaidulla Hassan, 28, reported missing from the Hithadhoo district of Addu City.

He was reported missing at approximately 08:00 am Thursday, September 29.

Police have now confirmed that they have been in contact with Ubaidulla, who is on a fishing vessel. They also stated that he was doing well. 

The latest missing reports case comes after a young man reported missing from Hulhumale’ was found dead, two weeks later, on Sunday.