MTCC completes reclamation of Maafushi Picnic Island

The picnic island being developed in K. Maafushi lagoon. (Photo/MTCC)

Maldives Transport and Contracting Company (MTCC) has completed work on reclaiming land for the picnic island in K. Maafushi. 

The Maafushi Picnic Island land reclamation and coastal protection project was contracted to MTCC by the Planning Ministry for MVR 10.8 million. 

MTCC said on Sunday that it has now reclaimed two hectors of land for the project, while the first shipment of rock boulders required for coastal protection have been delivered to the project site. 

Planning Ministry has stated that the picnic island, being developed in the Maafushi lagoon, will be a family vacation spot.