Fishermen, who are yet to submit the application for getting biometric identity card, may present their application in the special camp to be organised in the fishermen cooperative societies on Friday .

A statement said the State Government decided to issue biometric identity cards to the fishermen with their name, address, blood group, thumb impression etc. as it would be of great help to them when they accidentally cross International Maritime Boundary.

Aspirants may contact Assistant Director of Fisheries, Chinna Muttom or Assistant Director of Fisheries (Extension and Training), Simon Colony, Colachel.

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