The service covering around 60 nautical miles will start from Nagapattinam Mini Port, sources said. Each ferry will carry around 150 passengers.
According to sources, a male patient from Nagore was under treatment at the hospital’s emergency ward on Monday night after an accident.
On August 3, a group of 10 fishermen had ventured into the sea from Nagapattinam harbour. They were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy near Mullaitheevu on August 6.
Around 300 people participated in the camp and got themselves checked for blood pressure, sugar levels and eye conditions.
The baby, after treatment, was discharged on Monday handed over to her parents in the presence of District Collector Johny Tom Varghese.
A gantry crane was launching box girders at a site in Khutadi Sarlambe village in Shahpur taluk when it suddenly collapsed, killing 20 labourers and site engineers on the ground.
The setback has affected overall fish trade in coastal delta districts. "Each boat owner is facing more losses than profits.
The annual fishing ban across the western coast including Kerala came into effect on June 1 and will last until July 31.
The turn system is a process where a bulk portion of water is directed into one river for a few days before being redirected into another.