Personnel of MNDF Northern Area Command have provided aid as heavy rain floods N.Maalhendhoo

Updated: 31-07-2022, 20:35


Personnel of MNDF Northern Area Command have provided aid as heavy rain floods the roads of N.Maalhendhoo.

As no drainage systems have been built in the island, the council of N.Maalhendhoo requested help of MNDF Northern Area Command in dewatering roads flooded by heavy rain.

Personnel of MNDF Northern Area Command, Lh.Naifaru Fire Station and MNDF Northern Area Coast Guard First Squadron travelled to the island after receiving report around 07:40hrs. Task of dewatering the flooded roads commenced at 10:57hrs ended around 16:15hrs.

Many households of the island were affected by the heavy rain.