Sri Lanka: Fishermen unable to sell their catch amid lockdown

About This Source - Al Jazeera

The video item below is a piece of English language content from Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera is a Qatari state-funded broadcaster in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network. More from Al Jazeera

Three Recent Al Jazeera Stories:

  • UN chief: Foreign interference in Libya at ‘unprecedented levels’
  • Ivory Coast’s Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly dies
  • Lebanese accused of financing Hezbollah returns home
  • Fishermen in Sri Lanka are struggling to sell their catch as the government introduces tough measures to halt the spread of the new coronavirus.
    Four hundred tonnes of fish could be thrown away, and more fish-laden boats are expected to return to port soon.

    Al Jazeera’s Minelle Fernandez reports from Dikkowita, Sri Lanka.

    – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe
    – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish
    – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera
    – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/

    #SriLankaLockdown #Coronavirus #SriLankaFishing

    Leave a Comment