fishermen


Corrupt Fisheries Dept has not implemented ban on LED Fishing and Bull Trawling

Fishermen from various associations in the State, under the banner of GRE, met the Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant and Deputy Chief Minister Vijai Sardesai and demanded that the ban on LED lights backed fishing be implemented. They were accompanied by Speaker Michael Lobo.

LED Fishing - Michael Lobo

LED Fishing - Michael Lobo

Why is LED Fishing and Bull Trawling still being carried out despite the ban?

Stating that government has failed to enforce ban on LED fishing and bull trawling, Calangute MLA Michael Lobo, demanded with the government to form a House Committee to study as to why LED fishing and bull trawling are still being carried out despite the ban. “It is not a charge, […]