Tsunami in Maldives, on December 2004, was less fearful than in other regions like Andaman and Sri Lanka. But the gigantic waves devastated the coastal areas during Tsunami in Maldives.
Hundreds of people were killed and several people specially those who were residing in the waterfront beach bungalows were affected by Maldives Tsunami.
Tsunami Maldives left such an impact that the Maldivian government immediately took actions to restore security to all inhabitants and tourists of Maldives. A Ministerial Committee and task force was immediately set up to ensure safety incase Tsunami strikes again.
Tsunami in Maldives has created terrific fear amongst the inhabitants as well as the tourists visiting Maldives.
Following are some relief measures that Maldivian government had undertaken to ensure absolute help and security incase Tsunami strikes in future again:
The hotels and resorts in Maldives have also taken necessary precautions to save the tourists from disasters caused by Tsunami. They provided:
The Ministry of Health in Maldives, in addition, has also set up disease surveillance system that will respond to all types of emergency help needed for Tsunami in Maldives.
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