Fire breaks out at a godown in Henveiru

MNDF's Fire & Rescue team attends to the scene of a fire in H. Miraaz, Male' City on October 16, 2022. (Sun Photo)

A fire broke out at a godown located in Henveiru district of Male’ City on late Sunday afternoon.

The godown is located at H. Andharas Havaa, as per Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF). They initially reported that the godown was located at H. Miraz. 

MNDF said that the fire was reported at approximately 14:45pm this afternoon, upon which firemen were dispatched to the scene. They detailed that the fire was controlled within 15 minutes approximately, at 15:00pm.

No one was injured in the fire, as per MNDF. However, they reported damage to the building. 

MNDF did not disclose the cause of the fire.