In an operation carried out by Addu City Hithadhoo police station, equipment suspected to be used for making alcohol has been confiscated.
Police said they carried out an operation around 2:00 p.m. last Monday after receiving reports that an alcohol brewing operation was being carried out. When they searched the forest, 14 cans of 20 liters were found with suspected alcohol in them along with related equipment.
Police said no arrests have yet been made in relation to the case.
The case is being investigated by Hithadhoo police station.