Navy assists towing of distressed fishing vessel to Colombo harbour

The fishing vessel named ‘Tropic Fishery 102’ which had left the Dikovita fisheries harbour, was adrift in the seas about 12 nautical miles off Colombo harbour due to a technical failure yesterday (3rd July). On receipt of this information, the Naval Headquarters directed a Tug to assist the stranded fishing vessel and it was safely towed to the Colombo harbour with Navy’s assistance.