WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India
Dec 30, 2017, 04.14 AM
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has apprehended a Pakistan boat comprising of six crew on Friday.
The Pakistan nationals have been arrested for illegally fishing in Indian waters.
The ICG spotted the ship while it was patrolling close to International Maritime Boundary Line.
The Pakistani boat 'Sindh Singhar', six crew members and the 300 kg fish has been handed over to the local Marine Police for further investigation.
Pakistani boat apprehended for illegally fishing in Indian waters by the boarding party of ICGS C - 408, yesterday. Crew of the ship detected the boat while patrolling close to International Maritime Boundary Line pic.twitter.com/6C3I0HxCpr
The boat 'Sindh Singhar' was operating with six crew onboard, all Pakistani nationals and carrying 300 kg fish; fishing boat along with six crew have been handed over to local Marine Police for further investigation. pic.twitter.com/rfikBgxlXN