MNDF Fire and Rescue has tackled a boat ablaze

Updated: 23-04-2021, 06:04

MNDF Fire and Rescue Service has tackled a fire incident after a boat was reported ablaze near K. Kuda Villigili.

MNDF Fire and Rescue Service’s Echo-9 arrived at the scene and successfully fought off the fire at 04:38 after receiving reports of the incident at 03:23. Two of its crews, a maldivian and a foreigner suffered various injuries while the boat dealt several damages.

This boat named “Tom Cruiser” belongs to Top Tours Company. Fire at the boat started in it’s kitchen and the crew who suffered injuries were taken to IGMH at 05:50 by FRS’s Fire launch.