One dead, 4 rescued as two fishing boats collide in Arabian sea off Gujarat coast

Porbandar: A 41 year old fisherman died while four others were rescued today when a small fishing boat they were aboard collided with another one in the Arabian sea off Bhavpara Miyani coast of Porbandar district in Gujarat.

Marine police said that the deceased has been identified as Dinesh K Soneri. He and four others were in a small fishing boat while the other bigger boat came from the opposite side.

The other four were rescued safely. The smaller boat capsized.