Six fishermen of a hamlet in the district sustained injuries in a mid-sea attack by unidentified persons off Kodiakarai coast, a fisheries department official said on Wednesday.
Ten country boats and seven mechanized boats were seized by fisheries department officials and their licences cancelled for using banned nets.
As many as 4,621 fishermen in Jammu division has been registered by the state govt, a move which will allow them to avail various incentives.
Window panes of a boat, part of 78 others which had put out to sea from this coastal town, were damaged in an attack allegedly by Sri Lankan naval personnel, fisheries department sources said.
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