TN Fishermen keep off sea after firing by Indian Navy

Chennai, Oct 26 (BPNS) Fishermen from Vedaranyam in Tamil Nadu are wary of entering the sea following the shooting incident in which the Indian Navy fired at a fisherman from the area injuring him in the stomach and legs. The gruesome incident that took place on October 21 happened when the Indian Navy fired shots at […]

Indian Navy fires at Tamil fisherman, admitted to hospital

Chennai,  Oct 21 (BPNS) An Indian Navy patrolling ship which was keeping a close vigil at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) fired at a boat that was fishing near Palk Bay. In the firing, a fisherman from Myladuthurai in Tamil Nadu who was engaged in fishing near Kodiyakarai was injured.. The fisherman, Veeraval(30) of […]

Four districts got red alert, two fishermen died and three went missing in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, September 5 (BPNS) The India Meteorological Department has forecasted extremely heavy rainfall in four districts – Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Pathanamthitta, and Idukki – on Tuesday. According to the Met Department, these districts could expect more than 204.5 mm of rainfall in 24 hours. According to officials, the development is a result of the cyclonic circulation […]

Two fishermen missing in Kerala after fishing boat capsized

Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 7 (BPNS) Two fishermen who had gone to the sea on Sunday morning from Thiruvananthapuram are missing after their boat capsized in Muthala Pozhi near Perumathura.  The missing fishermen are Suneer and Safeer who are from Chermunathuruthu here. The fishing boat in which they had gone to sea along with another fisherman Ansari […]