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Indian Coast Guard rescues 16 Bangladeshi fishermen from WB coast

Updated: Nov 12, 2016 22:26 IST

Kolkata [India], Nov. 12 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard has rescued 16 Bangladeshi fishermen, whose boat was sinking due to technical snag, from West Bengal coast.

It is reported that the incident took place on November 3 when the fishing boat of the Bangladeshi fishermen had sunk.

The Indian coast guard will now hand over these Bangladeshi fishermen to the Bangladesh coast guard on November 14th. (ANI)