The Directorate of Marine Surveillance in the affairs of agriculture and maritime resources said that after coordination and cooperation between the Marine Control Department and the Coast Guard Command and the security services, the Coast Guard Commander announced that some boats were seized for using illegal and environmentally harmful shrimping method.

The commander pointed out that the weight of the seized containers was 250 KGs, adding that legal actions had been taken against the violators, noting that cooperation between concerned government organizations would continue to protect marine wealth.