MNDF advises awareness over training exercise

Photo is from the MNDF training exercise "Bomb and IED Disposal Training Advanced Course" in Hulhumale'. (Sun Photo/Fayaz Moosa)

Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) has advised the public to remain aware of an ongoing military training exercise.

The training exercises are to be held from today till April 9 from 6:00 to 18:00. The exercises will be held seven nautical miles out at sea east of Hulhumale’.

The military advised the public to remain alert over the use of airspace for a shooting exercise. The range of the shooting exercises will be limited to 5000 meters. The exercises will utilize machine guns, according to MNDF.