A Coastguard Harbor & Dockyard To Be Developed In The Uthuru Thila Falhu Naval Base By India

During a ceremony held today, an agreement has been signed between India and Maldives for the former country to assist in the development of a coastguard harbor and dockyard at the Uthuru Thila Falhu (UTF) naval base. The agreement was signed on behalf of the Government of India by the Minister of External Affairs, His Excellency Dr. S. Jaishankar whilst the Maldivian Government was represented by the Minister of Defense, Her Excellency Uza. Mariya Ahmed Didi.