MNDF Male Area aids a flooding vessel

Updated: 26-07-2021, 02:55


MNDF Malé Area Coast Guard Squadron has aided a flooding vessel which was loading goods at Velana International Airport, Hulhule’ cargo jetty.

MNDF Malé Area Coast Guard Squadron divers were immediately dispatched after MNDF Coast Guard Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) received report of flooding of vessel “Dhirun” tonight around 00:55 hrs. Flooding issues were made stable around 02:45 hrs as efforts of Malé Area Coast Guard Squadron divers fixed the broken pump of the 85 feet cargo vessel. None of the 9 individual onboard suffered any harm following the incident.