Flooding has caused damages to houses in Dh Meedhoo.
A man from Meedhoo told Vnews that the rain has not stopped since Wednesday.
He said the flood, which reaches up to the knees in some areas, has damaged houses and belongings inside.
The defense force’s media officer said they are currently active in the area.
Met Office has issued a yellow alert for torrential rain from 11:45am to 3:00pm on Thursday, in the region between Haa Alif and Meemu Atoll.
Fairly widespread rain with a few heavy showers and thunderstorms have also been predicted across the country from 10:00am Thursday to 10:100am Friday.