Two men have been arrested for travelling to Kendhikulhudhoo from Maalhendhoo. The two men travelled to the island during midnight.
As the number of coronavirus keeps on spreading government has announced permits are required to travel between islands. These measures are put in place to stop the spreading of the virus.
According to police, these two men arrested are a 37-year-old man and a 29-year-old man. The men were brought into custody after returning to there home island of Maalhendhoo. Kendhikulhudhoo is one the island which has been placed under monitoring status after a boat captain in S.Narudhoo tested positive.
Currently, 228 has tested positive for COVID-19 with 17 recoveries.