Land Reclamation in K. Maafushi

Land Reclamation in K. Maafushi

Thursday 26th of December 2019

Land Reclamation in K. Maafushi

On 25th December, land reclamation project in Kaafu Atoll Maafushi commenced. The inauguration was held yesterday evening in Maafushi.

In this project by Ministry of National Planning and infrastructure along with Maldives Transport and Contracting Company, 25 hectares land will be reclaimed and revetment will be constructed 1110 meters. This will take 249 days and costs 99 981 373.0. CEO Hassan Shah mentioned that land reclamation will take 75 days in this speed and it will be done according to the concept by the islanders.

Minister of National Planning and Infrastructure stated that Maafushi generates huge revenue for the government and this project opens up a path to new developments.