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Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

By Zubair Ashraf KARACHI:  A court in Karachi on Tuesday ordered repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen after they pleaded guilty of fishing in Pakistani territorial waters. Judicial magistrate Salman Amjad Siddiqui visited the district jail in Malir to indict the fishermen, who have been detained since January 27. Cases were registered against them under Sections 3/4 […]

Pakistan Navy rescues 18 fishermen near Ormara

Pakistan Navy rescues 18 fishermen near Ormara

Pakistan Navy rescued 18 fishermen from drowning near Ormara on Sunday, a Navy spokesperson informed. Rescue teams of the Pakistan Navy conducted a rescue operation immediately after receiving news of the accident. The rescue personnel saved all 18 fishermen onboard a boat named Ar-Rehman, the spokesperson confirmed. The rescued were transferred to a safe location. […]