9 arrested for fishing without valid licenses

2019-07-12 at 11:05

Nine individuals without valid fishing licenses have been arrested in the Puttalam Lagoon, while engaged in fishing activities.

The suspects, between the ages of 22 and 58, are residents of Kalpitiya.

The Navy seized 4 vessels, 4 illegal fishing nets and 51 kilograms of catch along with the suspects.