These systems are expected to merge and move towards Nagapattinam coast in Tamil Nadu by Sunday.
The authorities have miserably failed to implement policies regarding juvenile catching.
The move was welcomed by fishermen who said that will not only strengthen maritime and coastal security but also allow faster identification of vessels during mid-sea mishaps.
The advisory is said to have come in the backdrop of intelligence inputs that the terrorists might choose the sea-route for retaliation.
In view of the rising tension between India and Pakistan, the Fisheries Department has been told to keep tight vigil along the Kerala coast.
Each marine ambulance will cost Rs 6.08 crore.
The rescue operation carried out by the state’s fishermen during the mid-August flood has been invaluable that the government decided to implement insurance scheme for traditional fishing boats.
As per the report, the most vulnerable stretches along the western Indian coast are Khambat and Kutch in Gujarat, Mumbai and parts of the Konkan coast and south Kerala.
Fisheries secretary K Gopal said that the department has placed an order for 181 units of satellite phones from BSNL, of which 21 units have been delivered costing over Rs 21 lakh.
The committee members will interact with the fisherfolk and educate them on the hazards of crossing the international boundaries.
The department clarified that the direction has been given owing to the unfinished plumbing and electrical works at the apartments.
The Fisheries Department has decided to develop its fish farm located at Edakochi and tap its tourism potential.
The fishermen said that the Department has to initiate an impact assessment of the harbour before progressing with the study.
According to the Fisheries Department, the data to be collected through a specially designed mobile application will then be uploaded to a Fisherfolk Family Registration Software.
The Fisheries Minister also launched the project for marketing dried fish under the brand ‘Theeramaithri’ which will be available in six months in supermarkets across the state.