Navy apprehends 6 local fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval personnel attached to the Eastern Naval Command apprehended 6 local fishermen engaged in fishing activities using illegal fishing nets in the sea area off Pulmudai yesterday (August, 10).

Along with the 6 fishermen, a fibre glass dinghy and 2 illegal fishing nets were confiscated. The apprehended fishermen and fishing gears were handed over to the Kuchchaweli Police for onward action.