Unmanned Sri Lankan boat washes in Ramanathapuram

Saturday, 31 August 2019

An unmanned fishing boat bearing the a Sri Lankan registration number washed ashore on Friday in Manali Island near Mandapam in the Ramanathapuram district in Tamil Nadu, the Times of India reported.

Officials from the customs, police and state and central intelligence agencies are conducting a probe to find out how the small boat had drifted.

The boat was taken to Mandapam by the customs personnel and efforts are on to identify the owner of that boat – in coordination with officials in Sri Lanka