Ship capsizes in sea, nine fishermen feared dead

In this regard the spokesman of Maritime Security Agency, Attiq-ur-Rehman told Online that a boat Al-Tahir, carrying 17 fishermen went to sea on Monday for fishing but overturned in open sea at Chhota Talhar point about five nautical miles off the Paradise Point coast.

He said on receiving the information, Maritime Security Agency, on emergency basis, sent off its searching ship to find out the drowned fishermen which continued its search operation until the dark.