Thiruvananthapuram : The Indian Metrological Department (IMD) has cautioned fishermen in Thiruvananthapuram district from venturing into sea. The warning was issued after a low- pressure area formed over Bay of Bengal off South Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka coast. The fishermen were alerted that they should not venture for the next 36 hours. Followed by the alert, Chief Minister’s office has asked district collector to take precautionary steps.
Revenue department, fisheries department and coastal police were directed to stay vigilant in the coastal zone.