A man has been injured after falling down a ventilation shaft of a building under construction in Maafannu district.
Maldives Police Service (MPS) informs that the man lives in the building next door, and that he was climbing up the building under construction after expressing irritation about loud noises.
He fell from the fifth floor through the ventilation shaft and landed on the second floor. It was reported to the police around 10:15 a.m. on Friday.
The 40-year-old man is reported to have shown no signs of any serious injuries, but was treated at Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) after the incident. Police also said that two outdoor units in the shaft received damage during his fall.