Missing Fishermen: Fishermen community holds massive Padayatra from Malpe
Udupi: A massive Padayatra organized by the Malpe fishermen association from Malpe to Karavali Bypass to pressurize the government to hasten its search operations for the missing fishing boat, Suvarna Tribhuja, with seven fishermen onboard, which went missing off the coast of Goa on December 15 began on December 6.
Fishermen leader, G Shanker flagged off the Padayatra at the Malpe Port by breaking the coconut.
Nearly 10-15 thousand fishermen from Udupi, DK and Uttarkannada district participated in the protest.
High-level security has been set up by the Udupi District police in Malpe and Udupi.