Kerala Govt ‘Verifying all facts’ in suspicious boat detention


Thiruvantapuram: The Kerala government of Monday said that it is verifying all facts about the suspicious boat detained off the Kerala coast on Sunday with 12 Iranians on board.

Kerala Home Minister Ramesh Chennithala said that the government is still verifying all of the facts and is thinking about handing over the case to the National Investidation Agency.

A Pakistan identity card and a satellite communication system was also recovered from the boat and it is of high concern how the boat entered the Indian waters evading the eyes of the security forces.