Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 20:29
Terming the Gujarat coast as "highly sensitive", a Parliamentary panel has recommended to the Union Home Ministry to fill up infrastructural and logistical gaps to tighten coastal security in the state as it is facing a hostile atmosphere.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 21:31
The Indian Coast Guard today apprehended 12 Pakistani fishermen and impounded their boat 38 nautical miles off the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) near Jakhau coast, Gujarat.
Last Updated: Monday, May 06, 2013, 23:28
Experts working on whale shark conservation are studying the phenomenon which indicates the giant fish swims all the way from Australian shores to Gujarat to reproduce.
Last Updated: Monday, March 25, 2013, 23:56
To step up surveillance along the coastline of Gujarat, the state government has installed two radars which will help locate landmarks and ships, a senior government official said on Monday.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 09, 2013, 15:37
Indian Coast Guard has arrested 21 Pakistani fishermen off Jakhau coast in Gujarat for illegally intruding into Indian waters and seized three fishing trawlers, an official said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 20:23
Fourteen Pakistani fishermen were
apprehended on Monday for illegally entering Indian territory and
two boats seized near Jakhau coast in Kutch district on Monday,
Indian Coast Guard officials said.
Last Updated: Friday, March 30, 2012, 15:59
Twenty Pakistani nationals
were Friday arrested along with their three boats off the Okha
coast, for illegally entering the Indian territory, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, November 28, 2011, 18:59
The government has given approval for
setting up seven radar stations on Gujarat coast along with a
Coast Guard station at Pipavav in the state, Defence Minister
A K Antony told the Lok Sabha on Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 05, 2011, 13:32
Fourteen Pakistani nationals
have been arrested and their boat seized for illegally
entering Indian waters from near Jhakhau off the west coast in
Kutch district, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officials said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 24, 2010, 21:06
A Pakistani boat with eight
crew members on board has been apprehended from the sea about
35 nautical miles from Mithapur coast in Jamnagar district
on Saturday, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officials said.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 18, 2009, 15:50
Warned by intelligence agencies of movement of terrorists who could carry out another 26/11-type attack, the Navy and the Coast Guard are carrying out `Operation Raksha` along the Gujarat coast scanning for militants.
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