Navy saves three Trinco fishermen


Navy rescued three fishermen from a capsising fishing boat in Trincomalee’s outer harbour on 2 August.

After spotting the distressed fishing boat, the Inshore Patrol Craft P 244 attached to the Eastern Naval Command patrolling in Trincomalee’s outer harbour area promptly rescued the fishermen who were then safely taken back ashore.

Rescued fishermen were identified as residents of China Bay and Kinniya, Trincomalee. (NV)