Equipment used to make alcohol found in Hithadhoo

Equipment used to produce alcohol has been found in Hithadhoo, Addu City, and taken into the custody of the Maldives Police Service.

The discovery was made during the search of the Hithadhoo woods as part of the police efforts against drugs. Along with the equipment, police said that 14 jerry cans of 20 liters containing suspected alcohol.

While no arrests have been made relation to the case so far, the Hithadhoo Police Station is investigating further.