Maldives Police Service

Large quantity of alcohol in Ungoofaaru Police custody destroyed

A large quantity of alcohol in the custody of the Raa Atoll Ungoofaaru Police Station in relation to various cases have been destroyed.

Maldives Police Service said that the alcohol was destroyed in the courtyard of the at the Ungoofaaru Police Station.

The alcohol destroyed include 175 bottles and 112 beer cans from four different cases. They were taken into police custody from tourists leaving from the Raa Atoll Irufushi Airport between 21 October 2018 to 20 June 2019.

Police said that the destruction of the alcohol at the Ungoofaaru Station took place under the supervision of the committee formed as per the police regulation on destroying alcohol in their custody.