16 fishermen goes missing in Arabian Sea off Jamnagar coast
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16 fishermen goes missing in Arabian Sea off Jamnagar coast
 
Jamnagar : As many as 16 fishermen went missing and 36 others were rescued after their boats capsized in the Arabian Sea off the Okha coast on Sept 10, district official said here. The incident occurred about 10 nautical miles off the Okha coast where 52 fishermen had ventured into the sea in six boats, they said. According to district officials, heavy rains and rough sea led to the incident. As many as 36 fishermen were rescued by local fishermen. Officials said search operations have been hampered due to rough conditions. Out of the six, one boat was from Porbander, while the others were from Navsari in south Gujarat.
Posted On : 13 Sep 10
16 fishermen goes missing in Arabian Sea off Jamnagar coast
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