Beach Cleaning Programme conducted by Dh. Maaenboodhoo Scouts today, Friday, 9th October 2015 from 0900-1100hrs . This is their first community service programme after their investiture held on 8th October 2015. In addition to the 55 Scouts, 8 Rovers and leaders, Kudahuvadhoo Constituency MP Mr. Ahmed Amir, School Principal & Group Scout Leader Mr. Ahmed Nazim, Island Council Members, Assistant Director of the Secretriat of Maaenboodhoo Mr. Muaz Adam, Parents, National Scout Council Member Mr. Saif Azhar, Chief Commissioner Mr. Hussain Abdullah (Kendhoo) and General Public took part in this event.
MP Ahmed Amir and Schools Principal Mr. Ahmed Nazim addressed to the participants and advised to all scouts to continue similar service projects in future to bring a change.
In this event addressing to the participants, Chief Commissioner briefed that The Scout Association of Maldives is one of the first five partners in the Saafu Raajje Initiative lead by the Ministry of Environment and Energy. He also highlighted importance of having a clean island for healthier living and fast growing tourism in the atoll.
In this event approximately 1,000 meters long beach area cleaned up starting from the new habour of the island.