Ooredoo Maldives has announced that they are providing special rates to call Sri Lanka following the bomb blasts, which occurred this morning.
The telecom giant announced that calls to Sri Lanka can be made at a reduced rate of MVR1.00 per minute for the rest of the day until 11.59pm.
Ooredoo stated in a press release that this decision was made to enable their customers to get in touch with friends and family in Sri Lanka following the explosions across the nation this morning.
They also offered their prayers and well wishes all those affected by the incident.
The bomb blasts hit a series of high-end hotels and churches in the region this morning.
The story is still developing with several injuries and fatalities reported.