Ungoofaaru

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Ungoofaaru
Inhabitit island
Coordinates: 05°40′05″N 73°01′18″E / 5.66806°N 73.02167°E / 5.66806; 73.02167
Kintra Maldives
Admeenistrative atoll Northren Maalhosmadulhu Atoll
Population
 • Total 1,244

Ungoofaaru (Dhivehi: އުނގޫފާރު) is the caipital o Northern Maalhosmadulhu Atoll. It is locatit on the eastren rim o this atoll an is the location for Ungoofaaru Regional Hospital, the lairgest hospital in the Northren Province.

Follaein the 2004 tsunami, the residents o the devastatit Kandholhudhoo island wur muivit intae temporary accommodation on Ungoofaaru, afore being rehoosit on nearbi Dhvuvaafaaru in 2008.

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