MNDF Northern Area aids a capsized dinghy

Updated: 12-11-2021, 17:35


MNDF Northern Area has aided a dinghy that capsized after being struck by a wave.

The capsized dinghy which was out for fishing between the sea of HDh.Nolhivaran and HDh.Nolhivaranfaru, was spotted by MNDF Harbor Craft vessel stationed at MNDF Northern Area. Kulhudhuffushi. Harbor Craft vessel was on patrol when they spotted a vessel named “Marina” rescuing those aboard the capsized dinghy around 15:40hrs today. Two men and two children were aboard the dinghy when it capsized. The incident was attended to immediately by MNDF Northern Area, evacuating the two children to Nolhivaran. The capsized dinghy was refloated and towed back to Nolhivaran around 17:15hrs by MNDF Gulf Graft vessel. No one was harmed in the incident.