Two fishermen who had gone for fishing on Wednesday had gone missing in the seas and had not return till yesterday evening. Their empty boat was found drifting in the Point Pedro seas and had been brought to the shore.
The incident had occurred in the Kallappadu area. U.Kumaresh ( aged 22) from Trincomalee and J.Sayanthan (aged 23) had gone for fishing in boat belonging to a person from Mullaitheevu and when they did not return till
yesterday morning six boats went in search of them.
They were not found but their empty boat about to drown was found in the Kudathanai seas and brought it back to the shore.They have also gone in search again in the evening but could not find them.The incident had been informed to the Police and Navy.