Two fishermen suffered bullet injuries allegedly when Coast Guard personnel aboard a patrolling vessel fired at their boat off Vizhinjam coast near here on Monday.
The CPI(M)-led LDF opposition on Monday staged a walkout in the Kerala Assembly, accusing the UDF government of colluding with vested interests and trying to sabotage the proposed International Transshipment Terminal project at nearby Vizhinjam.
Indian Coast Guard on Friday commissioned a C-404 ship capable of operating in close and shallow waters at Vizhinjam harbour near here.
In boost to Kerala`s proposed Vizhinjam International Container Terminal project here, Defence Ministry expressed interest to participate in project seeking one berth for Navy and Indian Coast Guard.
A German national drowned while swimming in the sea near Chovvara beach at nearby Vizhinjam, police said.
Vizhinjam was once the capital of Ay dynasty which ruled southern
Kerala from 8th to 10th century.
Day in Pics: 28th January
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