However, collector S Askar Ali claimed that the order was not withdrawn and was in fact misinterpreted.
The move will require government staff to spend around 8-10 hours on fishing boats, which will lead to mental stress as they don’t have the training to undertake such work.
The clash broke out at Nava Bandar village in Una taluka of Gir Somnath after an altercation over collision of two fishing boats at a jetty in the village.
Meanwhile. Indian Coast Guard ship Aryaman rescued 12 fishermen, braving the rough sea.
Cyclone Tauktae: Indian Coast Guard says all but 19 fishing boats have returned to ports in Maharashtra, Gujarat
The IMD said squally wind with speed reaching 40-50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph is likely over the northeast Arabian Sea and along and off south Gujarat and Daman and Diu coasts from Sunday morning.
A senior intelligence officer said inputs have revealed that a couple of Sri Lankan fishing boats were stuck in the ocean after the Indian agencies launched combing operations.
The high-security registration board with GPS / GPRS networking is a system that helps in locating and identifying deep-sea fishing boats.