A tourist who was reported missing from Eriyadu Island Resort has been found dead in the sea on Thursday night.
Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) said the man, 35, was found in the island’s lagoon.
As soon as he was reported missing at around 18:30, Coast Guard dispatched a vessel with divers.
The man reportedly went swimming at around 14:00.
MNDF has not shared any other details about the tourist.