Risks abound for Indian fishermen
The killing of a fisherman by pirates exposes the plight of Indian fishermen
Risks abound for Indians fishing in the perilous Gulf
MADURAI: The recent killing of a fisherman from Kanyakumari in Bahrain following firing by pirates exposes the plight of Indian fishermen based in West Asian countries. They fish in the seas of the Gulf countries while constantly facing threats from pirates and harassment of maritime authorities. Moreover, they have to bear harsh weather they have never experienced in any part of their own country.
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