Pakistani boat with 7 fishermen apprehended by CG
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Last Updated: Saturday, November 27, 2010, 23:41
  
Jamnagar: A Pakistani boat with 7 fishermen on board was apprehended by the Indian Coast Guard when it illegally entered Indian waters near Jakhau port along Kutch coast, coast guard officials said Saturday.

"We intercepted a Pakistani boat near Jakhau yesterday with 7 fishermen on board after it illegally strayed into the Indian waters," Indian Coast Guard officials said.

The fishermen were brought to Okha of Jamnagar district today by our coastal patrolling unit, they said.

Indian and Pakistani fishermen stray in each others territorial waters while fishing.

Many Pakistani fishermen are caught by Indian security agency every year and similarly Pakistani security agency also apprehends several Indian fishermen.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, November 27, 2010, 23:41


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