Fishing permits cause havoc

Friday, 22 February 2013 - 13:46


Fisherman from Kandakuliya state that since several fisherman from Thoduwawa-Chilaw have been allowed fishing permits to engage in fishing activities in the Kandakuliya area, they have been rendered helpless unable to engage in their profession.


Several fishermen from the Kandakuliya fishing village expressing their views to our news team added that this permit had been issued by the North Western Province Minister of Fisheries Sanath Nishantha.




When contacted, Fisheries Minister of the North Western Province Sanath Nishantha had this to say.