Investigation launched into body found on fishing boat

A joint police party along with the Public Health Inspectors (PHIs) in Beruwala are conducting a comprehensive inquiry into a body of a fishermen found in a fishing boat that reached the Beruwala Fishery Harbour on April 25 with a stock of fish. The investigations revealed that five fishermen including the one whose body was found had left the Beruwala Fishery Harbour for deep sea fishing on April 25. The boat returned to the harbour on April 27 with the body along with The stock of fish, The Beruwala Fishery Harbour Officials had informed the Beruwala Police. The Health Officials suspended the stock of fish in the boat for selling.

They believe that the fisherman had died of COVID and the other fishermen on the boat have been directed for quarantine.


Post a Comment

Previous Post Next Post