1st March 2016
H.E. President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom officially inaugurated Ha.Vashafaru Harbour today at a special ceremony held in Ha.Vashafaru.
The ceremony was attended by H.E. President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, Dr. Mohamed Muizzu, Minister of Housing and Infrastructure, Mr. Ibrahim Abdul Razzaq Haleem, CEO of MTCC and senior officials from the Ministry, Officials from MTCC and the people of Vashafaru.
The harbor which spans for 250 feet with a width of 500 feet was awarded to MTCC by the Government of Maldives for construction on 21st April 2013 and the project was completed on 3rd August 2015. The project was funded by the Government of Maldives and awarded to MTCC for MVR 36 Million.
The main components of this project include, dredging, breakwater, revetment, quay wall casting & installation, pavement and installation of Beacon.
This new harbor would indeed facilitate the economic and social development for the people of Vashafaru.