MTCC signs agreement with MNDF to develop Girifushi harbor

Photo: MTCC

MTCC on Monday, 14 June, signed an agreement with Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) to develop or upgrade the harbor at Kaafu atoll Girifushi.

Girifushi, a local island situated in Male’ atoll is a primary boot camp for MNDF recruits who receive extensive military training at the island.

The agreement was signed between MTCC CEO Adam Azim and Commandant of Service Corps, Brigadier General Hamid Shafeeq on Monday during a special ceremony held for the purpose.

Meanwhile, Minister of Defense Ms. Mariya Didi graced the signing ceremony with her presence.

According to the contractor, the project involves the construction of a 314-meter breakwater structure to quell soil erosion and other coastal issues.

The project is valued at a total MVR18.35 million while, as the project contractor MTCC received 145 days to complete the project.