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Kerala: Thrust plans for fisheries sector March 06, 2017   |  Source: The Hindu

Construction of 11 fishing harbours with link roads and bridges, rehabilitation of fishermen from vulnerable areas along the coast, and steps to arrest the depletion of marine fish stocks and promote inland fisheries are the major proposals for the sector...

Bangladesh: Ban on fishing in Padma, Meghna begins March 06, 2017   |  Source: Dhaka Tribune

A two-month ban on catching, selling and transportation of all types of fish from the Padma and Meghna rivers began on Wednesday to ensure safe spawning and protect fish resources. The ban will remain in force till April 30. When contacted, Chandpur Di...

Tamil Nadu and Kerala: 32 Indian fishermen feared to be detained at Diego Garcia March 06, 2017   |  Source: The Times of India

Thirty two Indian fishermen from Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu and Kerala are feared to be detained at British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT) of Diego Garcia. According to sources, two deep sea fishing vessels Al-Ameen and Mermaid with their crew memb...

Myanmar: Tanintharyi chief demands fish protection March 06, 2017   |  Source: Eleven Myanmar

Chief Minister Dr Le Le Maw for Tanintharyi Region says strict action is needed against illegal fishing off her coast. She said was attending a national-level Central Committee for Administration and Management of Natural Resources in Coastal Areas, chair...

Tamil Nadu: Deep despair by Sunita Raghu March 06, 2017   |  Source: The New Indian Express

There was high drama near Chennai’s Ennore Port when British LPG vessel BW Maple collided with Indian oil and chemical tanker MT Kancheepuram on January 28.It resulted in an oil spill that blackened the city’s coastline, leaving in its wake aquatic li...

Andaman and Nicobar Islands: The islanders who don’t want to return by Ajay Saini March 06, 2017   |  Source: The Hindu

Trinket in the Nicobar Islands lost 91 people to the tsunami and its entire population to humanitarian aid. Hiraethis more than just a word. The Welsh word has no exact English cognate and it is rather difficult to translate into other languages. It denot...

Maharashtra: Against the tide, a hunt for King of seas in Mumbai by Shahid Judge March 06, 2017   |  Source: The Indian Express

A temporary jetty shelters a set of 1.7 ton cutting edge Powerboats along Marine Drive. The shiny, hulking two-seaters fly over water for the two-lap time trials of the Indian Grand Prix of the Seas, before being ushered to the hold specially constructed ...

Assam: Bid to boost fish output in State March 06, 2017   |  Source: Assam Tribune

Around 1,400 new ponds will be built in the State within April this year covering around 210 hectares of land which are expected to raise the fish production in the State by around 700 tonnes by next Magh Bihu. The project is part of the flagship ‘Blue ...

Telangana: Fisheries sector set for a major overhaul March 06, 2017   |  Source: Telangana Today

Nizamabad MP K Kavitha said Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao was committed to developing fisheries as a big industry with Rs 4,000 crore and renovation of tanks under Mission Kakatiya was also a part of the strategy. Kavitha laid foundation to fisherie...

India: We have reached new markets - Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Yugoslavia March 06, 2017   |  Source: FNB News

The Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA) established by Government of India, is an organisation dedicated to augment and promote the exports of seafood from India. The organisation is responsible for registration of infrastructural facilit...

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