Soneva Fushi Eco Center catches fire

The Eco Center in Soneva Fushi resort of Baa atoll catches fire and cause damages.

Staff working in the luxury resort reported to AVAS that the center caught fire on Monday afternoon. The center is used for waste disposal purposes and also houses solar panels used to produce electricity in the island. Although the panel boards were damaged in the incident, no individuals were hurt and all employees and guests are accounted for.

The fire has now been brought under control with the efforts of resort staff.

It has been reported that this is the third such incident to occur at the Eco Center.