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Twenty four Indian fishermen detained by Pak

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 00:27

Vadodara: The Pakistani Marine Security Agency (PMSA) has arrested 24 Indian fishermen and seized six boats for allegedly illegally straying into the country`s waters.
"I received this report from my counterpart in the Pakistan Fish Forum in Karachi this evening," National Fish Forum secretary Manish Lodhari told a news agency here tonight.
The fishermen were detained by PMSA during routine patrolling yesterday, Lodhari said.

PMSA has since released released one boat and several fishermen are on their way back and likely to reach Okha in the state tomorrow, he said.


First Published: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 00:27
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