Navy arrests 08 fishermen engaged in illegal fishing

Naval craft attached to the North Western Command on routine patrol arrested 08 fishermen with 01 FGD and 10 monofilament nets while engaged in illegal fishing in the Arippu sea area on 07th July 2015.

The arrested persons along with illegal fishing nets and the FGD were handed over to the Assistant Fisheries Director (Mannar) for further investigations.