Maldives National Defense Force has started searching for a fishing boat with 12 people onboard which has gone missing.
MNDF reports the boat is the 87-foot “Blue Fish 1”.
The tophouse of the boat is painted white and the rest is painted blue.
MNDF said the boat was reported missing at 5:55 pm on Friday, February 24.
The boat was last contacted last Monday, February 20 while it was just outside K. Dhiffushi.