Tourist who went snorkeling goes missing in Kandooma Thila

A tourist who went snorkeling has gone missing in popular dive site Kandoomaa Thila.

MNDF said they received reports that a female tourist who went snorkeling with a group of tourists had gone missing around 1:10 pm on Sunday.

The group of 22 went snorkeling on 'OCA M7S' safari yacht. MNDF has not disclosed the nationality or age of the missing tourist.

MNDF has commenced search operations to locate the tourist.