President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has this afternoon met with members of the Hirilandhoo Island Council of Kolhumadulu.

During the meeting held at the President’s Office this afternoon, members of the council briefed the President on the current status of the island, and the most urgent needs of the island’s residents.

In this regard, council members noted the need for land reclamation to the Island. They also emphasized issues in the health sector, and further developments needed for the Harbor.

Speaking at the meeting, President Solih assured that the land reclamation project will go on as planned. The President further expressed that the government would take necessary action after discussing with the relevant institutions and addresses the specific issues and concerns raised by members of the Hirilandhoo Island Council.