A tree planting event organised by Allied Insurance was held at newly developed local picnic island Kudagiri on Saturday.
Over 60 staff participated in the event funded by the company’s ‘Green for Good’ CSR initiative to plant more vegetation on the reclaimed land.
Kudagiri’s developers state-owned MTCC and Housing Development Corporation (HDC) participated in the event.
Kudagiri island in North Male’ atoll is being developed as part of the presidential pledge to provide a picnic islands to the residents of the capital Male’, which houses over a third of the Maldivian population.
The reclamation and development of the island was handed over to MTCC in 2021.
The island is expected to open for the public on July 26th as part of the country’s Independence Day celebrations.