Fisherman from Tamil Nadu shot dead off Bahrain coast

CHENNAI: A 47-year-old fisherman from Rajakkamangalam Thurai, a coastal village in Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu, is said to have been shot dead by Iranian sea pirates off the Bahrain coast.

First secretary (community welfare) Ram Singh at the Indian embassy in Bahrain told TOI over telephone on Thursday that Thomas Soosai along with six others, who were employed by a Bahraini sponsor, had gone for fishing.

To read the entire article, please click here.

Source: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Advertisements

One thought on “Fisherman from Tamil Nadu shot dead off Bahrain coast

  1. Pingback: US Navy Ship Fires Warning Shot at Armed Iranian Dhow in Volatile Persian Gulf | maritimesecuritynews

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s