9 men has been arrests in Kaafu Atoll Gulhi in connection to a violent brawl.
According to locals, the violent brawl occurred on the island yesterday during evening hours around 05:30 pm. A man whom had got injured in the brawl has now been a treated in Kaafu Gulhi Health Center. Locals on the island have stated the brawl occurred due to robbery in the island.
The 9 men were brought into police custody tonight. It has been reported that several locals gather in front of the police station to protest against the arrest of these people and demand to release the following.
Until now local authorities and police have not commented on the following situation.