An elderly woman is in critical condition after falling down an air vent in a house in Male’ City.
The 76-year-old woman fell down the air vent in a house in Maafannu district.
Police said the woman’s right thigh bone and left ankle was broken in the incident. She also suffered fractures to the skull among other injuries, police reported.
According to police,when the incident occurred around 1:30 a.m. early Thursday morning, police took her to Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH).
Police said they are currently investigating the case.