Maldives National Defence Force (MNDF) said they have found the speedboat which was reported capsized late Saturday night.
The capsized boat was first sighted and reported to MNDF around 11:00 p.m. by a vessel named “Shaahee 3”, travelling to Anantara Resort from Male’. MNDF immediately began a search to find the capsized speedboat, MNDF said.
According to MNDF, the boat was found capsized near Emboodhoo and has now been taken to K. Gulhi Falhu. There was no one to be found onboard or near the speedboat, MNDF said.
While the speedboat was badly damaged when found, its engines were also missing.
MNDF said they are currently investigating the case and that there has been no report of a missing speedboat till now.