Two fishermen that set sail from the Colombuthurai Port in Jaffna have been reported as missing.
Police said the two fishermen were reported missing after they set sail last evening.
The Jaffna Police was informed by two other fishermen that were fishing close to the boat that went missing with the two fishermen. The witnesses informed Police that the boat suddenly disappeared.
Meanwhile, a special operation has been launched by the Jaffna Police and the Navy in search of the two missing fishermen.
The two fishermen reported missing are residents of the Colombuthurai fishing village.