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COAST GUARD ARRESTED 02 PERSONS WITH 02 HUNTED DOLPHINS AT KUDAWELLA FISHERY HARBOUR

        Coast Guard personnel on duty at Kudawella Fishing Monitoring Point arrested 02 persons with 02 hunted dolphins (Aprox 30Kg) at 0700hrs on 15th July 2017 whilst attempting to transfer for sale by using 02 motor bikes. It is suspected that these dolphins were illegally hunted by fishermen and transferred to the shore by using dingy boats. Arrested persons and items handed over to the Assistance Ranger-Department of Wild Life Conservation -Kalamatiya for further investigation and legal action.