MNDF coastguard has assisted a foreign yacht in need

Updated: 31-03-2021, 11:01

Mndf coastguard has provided aid to a foreign yacht named “Layaan” sailing from Seychelles to Phuket Thailand. MNDF Coastguard Maritime Coordination Center received reports at 14:55 on 29th of this month of a yacht helpless 26 nautical miles off of Huvadhu Atoll Uthuruburi.

MNDF southern area coastguard teamed up with a cargo boat traveling near, named “Exovana” and MRCC ROMA from Italy in saving the yacht. The yacht has now been docked at the harbor of GA.Vilingili while both of it’s passengers are in good health.