Illegal fishing activity Boat taken into custody

On 21.12.2020 while in the time of joined boat patrolling with fisheries department almost 6 NM away from Kumbala 3 boats, engaged in illegal fishing activity were taken into custody by the coastal police personnel and fined Rs.720000/-.  Also an amount of Rs.4,00000/- were fined from a boat engaged in illegal fishing.   10 boats were taken into custody in connection with illegal fishing  and handed over to fisheries department.