The body of a tourist has been discovered in the lagoon of Paradise Island Resort.
Maldives Police Service has identified the tourist as an 84-year-old man from the Czech Republic.
MPS says it received a report of the dead body at 3:15 pm this Saturday.
The body has now been transported to ADK Hospital in Male’ City.
The latest incident comes within days after a 66-year-old woman from South Korea drowned during a snorkelling excursion at the resort on January 16.
Ministry of Tourism, on Thursday, announced the decision to hold nation-wide inspections of all tourist properties following the recent uptick in drownings and fires in Maldivian islands.
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