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India: Flit Guard search op for 2 missing fishermen underway for third day

Bibliometric Details: Issue No: 8 | Issue Month:August | Issue Year:2022

For the third day, Indian Flit Guard resources remain deployed for a search operation off India’s southern waft. The search operation commenced on Monday night after records of a nation boat having capsized off Manapad, Tuticorin district, Tamil Nadu and two fishermen having long previous missing came to light. 

Flit Guard ship ICGS Abhiraj has been engaged in search operations since Monday night and has also been joined by ICGS Aadesh from Tuesday. On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, a Flit Guard Dornier plane has also been deployed as segment of the aerial search. 

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ICGS Aadesh is also carrying 5 native fishermen on board and is nonetheless engaged within the efforts to stumble on and rescue the 2 missing persons. The southwest monsoon has intensified over adjoining reveal Kerala and the weather blueprint (higher circulation) over coastal Tamil Nadu, resultant inclement prerequisites at sea is also proving extraordinary. 

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