About the island
Island

Ukulhas

Atoll

Alifu Alifu

Population

Known for


"Ukulhas is well known for its cleanliness, well-maintained waste management system and also known as first systematically waste managed island in the history of Republic of Maldives. Ukulhas (Dhivehi: އުކުޅަސް), one of the inhabited islands of Alif Alif Atoll, is a uniquely featured, environmentally friendly island in the Maldives. Being recognized as an environmental role model island in the Republic of Maldives, Ukulhas achieved a Green Leaf award in 2014 for its outstanding services on protecting and preserving the island's environment. Like all the Maldivians, People of Ukulhas had been following Islamic law that generally supposed their conversation to the faith of prophet took place some 1400 years back. We have been following islamic religious procedures in particular. Ukulhas mosques were small and well-built and kept in clean at that time. Today we have Crimes were really rare in the island."