14 Somali pirates and 3 Yemen nationals were nabbed by police off the Indian coast on Monday (June 20).
The group had landed ashore in a boat after it ran out of fuel.
The group was spotted by villagers along the coast who alerted the authorities, who arrested them. The men had been adrift on the high seas for around a fortnight. According to official sources, the Yemeni men revealed the pirates to the authorities.