Maldives’ Coast Guard has located the missing Sri Lankan fishing boat with four people on it.
Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) said, at the request of Sri Lankan authorities, they began the search operation on Monday.
The boat was found at around 3 a.m. on Thursday, 153 nautical miles off HDh. Makunudhoo, MNDF said, adding that one of the four people onboard was not well.
MNDF said Coast Guard is currently in the process of taking the fishing boat to HDh. Kulhudhuffushi.
The boat is believed to reach Kulhudhuffushi at around 11 a.m.