Coast Guard

Coast Guard apprehends Myanmarese boat with banned contraband in Indian waters

Six crew members with more than 300 kgs of a banned substance were apprehended in the second such incident in the last three months.  

published on : 22nd December 2019

Coast Guard recovers capsized boat off Gujarat coast, 7 fishermen still missing

The boat had gone missing after capsizing on December 7 with seven fishermen onboard, who are still missing, coast guard officials said.

published on : 10th December 2019

Coast Guard gets more teeth, can now legally search and seize vessels in EEZ

Earlier, there was a legal loophole using which the vessel companies could sue the Coast Guard for detaining ships without any authorisation.

published on : 5th December 2019

Centre drops plans to set up Coast Guard Academy in Kannur

The Centre has dropped plans to set up a Coast Guard Academy in Kannur.

published on : 3rd December 2019

Eight Vizag fishermen in Bangla Coast Guard custody

Under the impact of strong winds, the boat drifted towards Bangladesh whose Coast Guard personnel caught the fishermen and took them into their custody.  

published on : 5th October 2019