Successful Raid by Coast Guard Western Region

A joint operation was meticulously planned and executed by Coast Guard western region in collaboration with Assistant Director fisheries Mahawewa. This operation, conducted on 19th March off the coast of Wennappuwa, resulted in the apprehension of two individuals engaged in illegal light coarse fishing activities.

The success of this operation highlights the ongoing efforts of the Coast Guard in combating illegal activities at sea. It also underscores the collaborative spirit and dedication of the Coast Guard units in the western region and the fishery officials, working tirelessly to uphold the integrity of coastal waters.

This significant achievement is not only showcasing the effectiveness of coordinated efforts between law enforcement agencies but also emphasizes the importance of preserving maritime resources and ensuring sustainable fishing practices.