Parts of VIA to be closed tomorrow

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has decided to close some parts of Velana International Airport tomorrow for a VIP movement.

MACL said that tomorrow, both land and lagoon will be closed from North end of Hulhule' to the South end of the cargo area.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., all vessels are banned from entering and docking in the area. And only the far south harbor entrance is to be used.

From 12:15 p.m. to 2 p.m., all land vehicles are banned from the area as well. With the instructions of the Maldives Police Service, vehicles can turn around at the northern corner. However, there will be a moment where all vehicles and pedestrians will be banned from the area.

MACL said that during this time, the staff ferry would be coming to the jetty in front of the international terminal and the staff bus and the MTCC bus would stopping at the West Parking Zone.

Parts of Velana International Airport is being closed off tomorrow as the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina is set to conclude her official visit to the Maldives.