Nexus RM-Admin - Compact blob store execution Failed

I am unable to run the Admin-Compact blob Store on maven-snapshot and container-snapshot.
I am getting the error below.Seems metadata.properties file is missing.
org.sonatype.nexus.blobstore.api.BlobStoreException: java.io.FileNotFoundException: /data/nexus/blobstores/maven_snapshot/metadata.properties (No such file or directory), Cause: /data/nexus/blobstores/maven_snapshot/metadata.properties (No such file or directory)
at org.sonatype.nexus.blobstore.file.FileBlobStore.doCompact(FileBlobStore.java:569)
at org.sonatype.nexus.blobstore.BlobStoreSupport.compact(BlobStoreSupport.java:230)
at org.sonatype.nexus.common.stateguard.MethodInvocationAction.run(MethodInvocationAction.java:39)
at org.sonatype.nexus.common.stateguard.StateGuard$GuardImpl.run(StateGuard.java:272)
at org.sonatype.nexus.common.stateguard.GuardedInterceptor.invoke(GuardedInterceptor.java:54)
at org.sonatype.nexus.blobstore.compact.internal.CompactBlobStoreTask.execute(CompactBlobStoreTask.java:53)
at org.sonatype.nexus.scheduling.TaskSupport.call(TaskSupport.java:100)
at org.sonatype.nexus.quartz.internal.task.QuartzTaskJob.doExecute(QuartzTaskJob.java:143)
at org.sonatype.nexus.quartz.internal.task.QuartzTaskJob.execute(QuartzTaskJob.java:106)
at org.quartz.core.JobRunShell.run(JobRunShell.java:202)
at org.sonatype.nexus.quartz.internal.QuartzThreadPool.lambda$0(QuartzThreadPool.java:145)
at org.sonatype.nexus.thread.internal.MDCAwareRunnable.run(MDCAwareRunnable.java:40)
at org.apache.shiro.subject.support.SubjectRunnable.doRun(SubjectRunnable.java:120)
at org.apache.shiro.subject.support.SubjectRunnable.run(SubjectRunnable.java:108)
at java.util.concurrent.Executors$RunnableAdapter.call(Executors.java:511)
at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(FutureTask.java:266)
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:1149)
at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:624)
at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:748)
Caused by: java.io.FileNotFoundException: /data/nexus/blobstores/maven_snapshot/metadata.properties (No such file or directory)
at java.io.FileInputStream.open0(Native Method)
at java.io.FileInputStream.open(FileInputStream.java:195)
at java.io.FileInputStream.(FileInputStream.java:138)
at org.sonatype.nexus.common.property.PropertiesFile.load(PropertiesFile.java:51)
at org.sonatype.nexus.blobstore.file.FileBlobStore.doCompact(FileBlobStore.java:544)