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‘You Are Sexually Assaulting Me’: Video of Tourist Being Arrested in Maldives for Wearing Bikini Goes Viral

‘You Are Sexually Assaulting Me’: Video of Tourist Being Arrested in Maldives for Wearing Bikini Goes Viral

A tourist wearing a bikini on a beach in the Maldives is arrested and forcibly wrapped in a towel by beach cops enforcing Sharia attire even as they take liberties touching the woman all over her body.

The arrest prompted Maldives Police Service Commissioner Mohamed Hameed to make a public apology where he said: “Incident in Maafushi in which our officers restrained a female tourist seems to be badly handled.

Incident in Maafushi in which our officers restrained a female tourist seems to be badly handled.

— Mohamed Hameed (@M_Hameedh) February 6, 2020

Local news reported that while Maafushi is a popular tourist location, wearing bikinis is "strictly prohibited" on local islands.

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