FRS has reacted to a fire incident

Updated: 10-04-2021, 19:52

MNDF Fire and Rescue Service has responded to an incident of fire at an oil tanker which was traveling from Malé to L Atoll. Reports were sent in today at 17:50 after Bro fuel’s “Sea Star” oil tanker caught flames near K.Enbudhu Finolhu.

No personal suffered any harm while crew consisting of 3 maldivians and foreigner were onboard at the time of incident.

The oil tanker carrying 60,000 liters of diesel capsized in the midst of firefighting today at 18:27. Coastguard are on the constant monitoring and assures no diesel leakage.