President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has this afternoon met with the members of the South Maalhosmadulu Atoll Kamadhoo Island Council.

At the meeting held at President’s Office, members of the Island Council shared information on current projects undertaken in the island, concerns and future development projects planned for the development of Kamadhoo Island.

The Council members especially noted the challenges being faced in the island due to the lack of proper clean water and sewerage system in the island. They also requested to solve the problems arising in the community due to increased occurrences of criminal activity and further elaborated on the waste management issue in Kamadhoo Island.

The Council members presented a detailed report on specific requirements needed by the people of the island. In this regard, discussions were held on the harbor project, electricity and sports arena projects required for the atoll development. Furthermore, information was shared with the President on the social issues and challenges faced in the island.

Speaking at the meeting President Solih stated the government would take necessary action after discussing with the line ministries and tackle these problems.