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Missing man and dinghy yet to be found, operation continues: MNDF

MNDF has revealed that the man who was reported missing after a collision between a dinghy and a launch is yet to be found.

The collision between the speed launch traveling out of Eydhafushi and a dinghy traveling from Dharavandhoo took place around 7:07 p.m. Thursday night.

Maldives Police Service said that three men were traveling on the dinghy at the time of the collision and the man that went missing is 41-year-old Nasrulla Abdulla from Baa Atoll Eydhafushi.

Information Officer of MNDF, Ibrahim Azim revealed that the search mission continues even though the man and dinghy is yet to be found.

As such Azim noted that MNDF divers are active even today, and that they were also using a diving robot in their search and rescue mission.