Thai marine police seize Vietnamese fishing boat (Photo: VNA)

Bangkok (VNA) – Thai marine police on August 1 arrested four Vietnamese fishing boats with 20 crew members accused of illegal fishing in waters off Thailand’s southern province of Narathiwat.

The fishermen were taken to Narathiwat police station for questioning.

Thai Police said the boats were intercepted by Thai authorities when they were about 30 nautical miles off the Narathiwat coast.

One day earlier, Thai authorities seized a Vietnamese fishing boat with four fishermen on board off the Pattani province.-VNA