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11 fishermen swim to safety as boat sank off Karachi

August 6, 2022 01:34 PM


A boat belonging to fishermen sank in Arabian Sea off Karachi coast and its occupants swam to safety on Saturday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

After the boat went down in deep water, the 11 fishermen on their own managed to swim and reach the coast at Seaview. 

A spokesperson of the Pakistan Fisherman Folk Forum said that the fishermen’s lounge met an unfortunate accident but all the people on the boat survived. He said that the lounge sank.   

Earlier, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency gave a briefing to Minister Climate Change Sherry Rehman on floods caused by the monsoon torrential rains that have wreaked havoc throughout the country including coastal areas.

During these trying times, PMSA has stepped up to help the people affected by the rain & flood in coastal areas. As part of its flood relief ops.

https://twitter.com/HqPmsa/status/1555471435040268291

 



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