Navy arrests 26 Persons for Illegal Fishing
Naval troops attached to SLNS Thambapanni in the North-western Naval Command arrested 26 persons for the possession of illegal fishing gear in the Sinnapadu area on 04th January 2010. They were handed over to Assistant Fisheries Director Puttlam for legal action.
The apprehended items from their possession are as follows:
|1.||Conch Shells||187 nos.|
|2.||Oxygen Cylinders||84 nos.|
|3.||Diving Fins||17 nos.|
|4.||Diving Masks||16 nos.|
|7.||OBMs (25 HP)||09 nos.|