ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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No Fish to Eat-Impact of Liberalisation

Impact of Liberalisation Ambrose Pinto Berin Leekas Latha Radhakrishnan In spite of the now well known effects of mechanised boats on fish catch as well as on the economy of the traditional fishing community, the government of India has now opened Indian waters to foreign fishing vessels. Protesting against this invasion which will have a disastrous impact on the economy and the social life of fisherfolk, are both traditional fisherfolk as well as mechanised boat operators.

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