Maldives Ports Limited (MPL) has decided to offer free transport services for people with special needs and disabilities, in the areas in which MPL transportation services are in place.
This initiative is under the government’s efforts to provide convenient transportation services for citizens from around the country.
MPL provides public bus service in Addu, Fuvahmulah and Laamu Atoll. Ferry services are provided in Addu and Fuvahmulah.
To provide free transportation service to people with special needs and disabilities, MPL will open the registration process on 1ST November. Once the registration is complete, a card will be provided for the applicants and they will be eligible for free transportation service.
Transportation service is a CSR initiative of MPL. Senior Citizens and children under 2 years of age are already offered free transportation services.
MPL gives utmost importance to people with special needs and disabilities, to connect with government’s policy towards people with special needs and disabilities. MPL has already provided many job opportunities for people with special needs and disabilities.