President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has met with council members from Maalhos Island of Alifu Alifu Atoll. The meeting was held at the President’s office this afternoon.

During the meeting, councillors relayed pertinent issues related to the development of the island including the renovation of the harbour and the delay in initiating establishment of a water and sanitation network.

Councillors also discussed the importance of developing a youth centre in the island and conveyed details of developmental projects focussed on financial stability and growth, as well as community development efforts in the island.

During the meeting, President Solih noted that work on overhauling the existing harbour in the island as well as the establishment of water and sanitaion network of Maalhos will commence in the coming year. The President affirmed that his administration would take the necessary actions after consulting with relevant line ministries to address the specific concerns and issues raised by the council members of Maalhos island.