Coastguard: Missing divers found in safe condition

The two individuals reported missing after going on a diving excursion have been found in safe condition, says Maldives National Defense Force’s Coastguard.

The two individuals were reported missing to Coastguard Maritime and Rescue Coordination Center at approximately 11:20 this Tuesday.

The missing tourist is a guest at Sun Island Resort while the missing Maldivian is a dive instructor at the resort, reports Azim.

They had disappeared after going on a diving excursion to diving point “Kudarah Thila” located between A. Dh. Dhigurah and A. Dh. Dhangethi.

MNDF reports the two individuals where found during join search and rescue operations by the Coastguard and divers from Sun Inland Resort. They were found some distance away from the dive spot “Kudarah Thila”.

Both are reported to be in good health.