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Migrants dominate workforce in marine fisheries sector

Subject : | Source(s) : http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/migrants-dominate-workforce-in-marine-fisheries-sector/article18964456.ece | Date : 12-Jun-2017

A latest study by the Centre for Migration and Inclusive Development (CMID), Kochi, has found that fisherfolk in the sector comprise skilled and non-skilled fishers from Sundarbans region in West Bengal; Puri, Khorda, Cuttack and Baleswar districts on the Odisha coast; Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts in coastal Andhra Pradesh; Udupi district in Karnataka, apart from Tamil fishermen from Kanyakumari, Cuddalore, Thoothukkudy and Ramanathapuram districts.

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