10 fishermen missing in Kerala after boats capsize in rough sea

At least 10 fishermen were missing after four boats capsized in two different incidents at Malappuram district.

One boat with six fishermen from nearby Ponnani coast capsized mid-sea. They were rescued by other fishermen and brought back to the coast.

In another incident on Ponnani coast, two fishermen went missing after their fibre boat overturned mid-sea.

Search operation for them is on. In another incident, a boat with five onboard capsized near Tanur coast. Three out of five fishermen swam to safety off Parappanangadi.

A search is on for the missing fishermen. Another boat from Vellayil in Kozhikode sank but the fishermen swam to safety.