coast guard

A year on, kin await return of Andhra Pradesh fishermen in Pakistan jails

The family members of the arrested fishermen have been taking hand loans from known people to run the family.

published on : 21st November 2019

Coast Guard ship rescues fishing boat with six crewmen

It reached Thengapattanam fishing harbour at 9.30am on Tuesday. The incident once again highlights the disadvantages of fishing boats venturing out alone.

published on : 20th November 2019

Coast Guard tows fishing boat with six onboard to safety off Tamil Nadu coast

Sensing the urgency, ICGS Aadesh was immediately diverted to proceed towards the area and undertake search and rescue operation.

published on : 19th November 2019

Coast Guard fully geared up for cyclonic storm 'Bulbul' headed for Bengal, Odisha coasts

Coast guard personnel are in touch with state governments to deal with the situation in wake of the impact of 'Bulbul'.

published on : 9th November 2019

Coast Guards arrest 15 Iranian fishermen in Mangaluru

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has seized two Iranian fishing boats and 15 crew members for illegally entering Indian waters. They have been arrested.

published on : 2nd November 2019

Indian Coast Guard rescues 19 fishermen, escort 2100 boats ahead of cyclone 'Kyarr'

Ten ICG ships have been deployed for locating the fishing boats and rendering assistance to stranded fisherman in affected areas.

published on : 27th October 2019

Lightning at sea on Vizag coast, one fisherman goes missing

Satish, who is being treated at a private hospital, has been declared by doctors to be out of danger. Four others returned unhurt, Assistant Director of Fisheries P Laxman Rao said. 

published on : 18th October 2019

At least 9 dead in migrant boat capsizing off Italian island

Authorities said 22 migrants were rescued from the sea, and nine bodies were recovered.

published on : 7th October 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

Coast Guard seizes Lankan boat, detains six fishers

The boat was taken into custody for crossing international maritime border; a joint team of investigators is interrogating the crew

published on : 5th October 2019

Indian Coast Guard trains Maldives counterpart

India and Maldives have stepped up mutual co-operation and have now taken it to the next level of military training, in addition to the expanding economic and political relations.

published on : 2nd October 2019

India has taken sufficient security precautions against maritime terror: Rajnath Singh

The Navy and Coast Guard are fully prepared to meet any eventualities, the Defence Minister said.

published on : 27th September 2019

Centre will not let terrorists attack through sea-route: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister called for a 24x7 vigil, co-ordination and pro-active approach from all agencies in the Maritime domain.

published on : 24th September 2019

TN fishermen allege attack by Indian Coast Guard off IMBL

Four Coast Guard personnel boarded their boats and allegedly roughed them up even as the fishermen sought to know why they were stopped.

published on : 12th September 2019

‘Fishing boats lack critical equipment’

The motorised fibre boat Murugan Thunai, which was on its way from Cuddalore to Rameswaram, capsized on September 3 off Uchipuli.

published on : 10th September 2019
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