President Solih, Prime Minister Modi inaugurates fieldwork for Thilamale' bridge

02 August 2022

President Solih, Prime Minister Modi inaugurates fieldwork for Thilamale' bridge
President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have inaugurated the fieldwork for the Greater Male’ Connectivity Project (GMCP) Thilamale’ bridge.

The two leaders participated in a virtual pouring of the first concrete ceremony during President Solih’s official visit to India. The ceremony held in the Maldives was also live-streamed at the project launch and

The greater male connectivity project, Thilamale Bridge involves constructing a bridge that connects Male’, Villimale’, Thilafushi, and Gulhifalhu.
This project It is funded by a USD400 million line of credit from Indian Exim Bank and a USD100 million grant from the Indian government. The project was awarded to the Indian-based Afcons Infrastructure Limited . Project includes the construction of navigation bridges, viaducts, and on-grade roads.