A fisherman from Udappu in Puttalam, Mullaithamby, who operates a beach sein net in the Aaliyawalai beaches of Vaddamaradchchi East was blessed yesterday 20, 000 Kilos of Paraw fish worth around Rs. 15 Million. He is engaged in fishing there using a permit of a local fisherman.
When he engaged yesterday in fishing yesterday, large number of Paraw fish each weighing around 4 – Kgs were caught in his net. All fish caught by him had been sold out yesterday itself and he was paid Rs.3 Million immediately with the balance promised to be paid later.