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Thursday, 18 February 2016 - 11:05
3 Local Fishermen Arrested For Illegal Poaching
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Three local fishermen have been arrested for engaging in illegal fishing.

The arrest was made by the Navy in seas off Mampuri and Sinnapadu.

The Navy said dinghies, GPS equipment, 10 oxygen cylinders and 42 conk shells were seized from their possession.

The suspects and the seized goods have been handed over to the Puttalam Assistant Fisheries Director.

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