Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) says the missing boat has entered Lh. Olhuvelifushi.
MNDF's media officer, Captain Ibrahim Azim said the boat was fishing in outer waters and entered Lh. Olhuvelifushi around 8:00 a.m. on Friday.
The fishing boat, with 15 crew members, was reported missing on March 11. According to the owner, the boat was headed east from K. Gaafaru.
Reports of missing boats are on the increase as of late.