Woman undergoing Corrections’ training at Maafushi dies

K. Maafushi. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

A woman undergoing training with Maldives Correctional Service at K. Maafashu has died on Sunday. 

Corrections identified the deceased who was undergoing basic training course at Institute for Correctional Studies as Aminath Nashwa, 18.

Police said that a report was made to them on Sunday, at approximately 11:15am, of a Corrections staff undergoing training being taken to Maafushi Health Centre following a drowning incident.

Noting that the staff was transported to Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) in Male’ City for further treatment – Police reported being informed by IGMH of the death of the staff amidst treatment.

They added that the case is under further investigation.