Three fishermen die after boat capsizes off Thiruvananthapuram coast

“The boat capsized 200 metres away from the coast near Mannamkulam, which is a dangerous spot that claimed many lives in the past,” said Nelson Isaac, a local resident.

published on : 9th September 2020

City Corp’s ‘Saho Challenge’ aids fishermen

‘Saho Challenge’, a challenge initiated by the T’Puram corporation to support the pandemic-stricken fishermen who helped save lives during the floods is gaining momentum in the city.

published on : 9th September 2020

Incredible escape: Six fishers swam 30 km, stayed afloat for 12 hours in raging sea

The sea was turbulent. A few wooden planks and life jackets were all they had.

published on : 8th September 2020

IBS Software donates food kits to fishermen

IBS Software, an software company headquartered in the city, donated 500 food kits to fishermen residing in the corporation.

published on : 3rd September 2020

Lockdown woes: Region-level curbs cast cloud over fishing plans in Kerala

All-Kerala Fishing Boat Operators Association alleged discrimination in allowing fishing during unfavourable weather conditions.

published on : 15th August 2020

Kochi’s fishermen want restrictions lifted

The lifting of the trawl ban coupled with favourable weather conditions may signal the promise of fresh fish to Kochiites.

published on : 14th August 2020

Search on for 10 missing fishermen

They went missing on July 23, many have tried to reach them but their call is unreachable

published on : 12th August 2020

Rough weather keeps fishermen on the shore

According to him, several traditional fishermen often disregard the weather warning in order to eke out a living.

published on : 8th August 2020

Three fishermen go missing in river as boat capsizes

Meanwhile, the IMD and fisheries department have issued a warning against venturing into the sea for fishing in view of the rough weather.

published on : 6th August 2020

Take us back to Srikakulam, appeal 71 fishermen 

With no money in hand due to ongoing lockdown, the fishermen appealed to Srikakulam District Collector J Nivas and Palasa MLA S Appala Raju.

published on : 20th May 2020

Fishermen survive on snacks, 3 sachets of water a day on way to Andhra from Gujarat

The fishermen on way to Srikakulam and other Uttarandhra districts from Veraval fishing harbour have reportedly been facing various difficulties ever since they left Gujarat. 

published on : 1st May 2020

Op Gujarat to sail fishermen back to safety

“The Gujarat Chief Minister has agreed to the proposal of the State government,’’ Fisheries Minister Mopidevi Venkataramana Rao said on Thursday.

published on : 24th April 2020

30 more fishermen reach Srikakulam from Chennai

According to sources, the Srikakulam fishermen purchased each boat at `1.3 lakh from their Chennai counterparts to reach their native villages.

published on : 23rd April 2020

Crammed in small boat, 27 fishermen make a daring journey back home

The 27 fishermen travelled for five days from Chennai coast to Andhra Pradesh's Srikakulam district through the sea to avoid lockdown restrictions.

published on : 20th April 2020

Transport, procurement jolt to Odisha fishermen

Transport issues and traders’ reluctance to procure fish in these trying times have adversely affected fishermen in the district. 

published on : 12th April 2020
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