A boat carrying passengers attending a wedding ceremony in G. Dh. Gadhdhoo was rescued by Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) after experiencing engine troubles.
MNDF stated that around 30 people were on board the boat when it ran into trouble. These included small children and women. The incident was reported around 10:30 in the morning and the passengers were transported to G. Dh. Thinadhoo by sea ambulance.
The boat, originally from G. Dh. Thinadhoo was left stranded at sea near G. Dh. Haodigalaa.