A 68-year-old Singaporean man was found dead on the street in Hulhumalé on Saturday, 16 September, the Maldives Police Service (MPS) has confirmed.

Officers located the deceased after responding to reports of an individual being found collapsed on Unigas Magu at 8 a.m. Saturday morning, the agency said.

The Singapore national who was believed to have been out for a morning run was found unresponsive by the authorities and was pronounced dead upon arrival at the Hulhumalé Hospital.