However, beyond this official count, many boats started venturing out without taking tokens in a bid to make the most of the first day of the new season. There is equally a sense of heightened visit our website caution as the boats set sail on the conclusion of the 45-day ban period. Recently, there was a freeze of camaraderie between Nambiyar Nagar fishing village and other villages led by the head fishing hamlet of Akkarapettai over the use of purse seining. The hamlet has since been barred from the use of purse seine nets. As of date, except in parts of Pazhayar along the Sirkazhi coast, purse seines are not in vogue.
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