President Inaugurates Kolhufushi Harbour

President of Maldives, HEP Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has inaugurated the newly-built harbour built on M. Kolhufushi.

President Yameen visited the island earlier today during his trip to islands of Meemu Atoll where he received a stunning welcome at the harbour from the whole island community.

Kolhufushi Harbor Project was contracted to Sonak Maldives Private Limited in January 2016. It was completed in March 2017.

The more than MVR 42 million projects were carried out with financial assistance from the Islamic Development Bank (IDB).

The Kolhufushi Harbor is 550 feet long and 200 feet wide.

President Yameen visited three islands of Meemu atoll prior to his brief visit to Meemu Kolhufushi which will be the last destination of this trip by the President.