Fire Incident

Fire set to Police launch at Gan

A fire has been set to a speed launch of the Maldives Police Service at the north-most point of Laamu Atoll Gan.

Maldives Police Service said that the fire on Launch-34 was reported at 3:54 a.m. last night and was reported to MNDF. The fire was controlled around 5 a.m.

Police said that when they went near the vessel, it was revealed that the rope was cut indicating that the fire was set on purpose.

While no one was reportedly injured or harmed in the fire and no other vessel sustained any damages, Police are investigating the arson further.