Coast Guard seizes five Pakistani boats

New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) The Coast Guard has seized five Pakistani boats with 26 persons off the Gujarat coast, an official said on Tuesday.

The seizures took place on Monday. The Pakistani fishermen were taken to Jakhau in Gujarat for further investigation.

Informed sources said the persons on board the boats prima facie appeared to be fishermen but they were carrying inflatable rubber dinghies which raised suspicion.