Ratmalana recently opened as an international airport. Learned More than Rs. 8 million was spent on the opening ceremony. A Maldivian plane first arrived in Ratmalana to symbolize the ceremony .
However, said airline has decided not to fly to Ratmalana any more . The reason is the lack of passengers.
Despite having two international airports at Katunayake and Mattala, the opening of Ratmalana as an international airport has failed miserably.
These show that the government is still wasting public money without any accountability. In addition to maintaining the now non-flying Mattala, the maintenance of Ratmalana will also fall on the shoulders of the public