Construction of Greater Male’ bridge to begin in Feb 2020

President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih speaks to press on July 4, 2019. (Photo/Sun/Ahmed Awshan Ilyas)

Construction of bridge between Male’ City, Vilimale’, Gulhifalhu and Thilafushi will begin in February 2020, says President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.

Speaking at a press conference this Thursday afternoon, Solih said the administration was currently seeking a consultancy firm for the project.

He said that land reclamation will begin in November of this year, and the construction of the bridge in February 2020.

The construction work is expected to be completed within two years, said Solih.