Rasdhoo mosque's minaret collapses as turbulent weather lashes the region

  • The incident was reported at about 2:15 pm on Friday
  • Rasdhoo council’s director Abdul Shakoor said that no other parts of the mosque were damaged

K. Male' | Shan Anees | 05-October-2018 | Friday 16:53 | twitter | Local | 922

The incident was reported at about 2:15 pm on Friday -- Photo by: Raajjemv

The 35-foot minaret at Rasdhoo island’s mosque has collapsed due to strong winds in the region.

The incident was reported at about 2:15 pm on Friday, and no one was injured. Rasdhoo council’s director Abdul Shakoor said that no other parts of the mosque were damaged.

The mosque was constructed with the aid of Universal Group, a local venture, about seven years ago. The mosque can accommodate up to 800 people.



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