Coast Guard evacuates tourist facing health conditions

Updated: 06-09-2021, 17:35

MNDF Coast Guard Male’ Area 2nd Squadron has responded after receiving report of a tourist facing critical health conditions.

German tourist aged 49 was onboard “Safari Paradive”, diving near Male’ Atoll Emboodhoo Falhu when his condition deteriorated. While MNDF Coast Guard Maritime Rescue Coordination Center (MRCC) received plea of help around 14:10 today, the tourist facing health conditions was evacuated to Male’ City by MNDF Coast Guard around 15:15. He has now been taken to ADK Hospital for further medical treatment.