Indian fishermen killed in collision

Two dead and three missing after colliding with a ship in Kerala, India

A collision between a ship and a fishingboat on Thursday has left two dead and three missing in the southern state of Kerala.

According to the BBC News website, Indian police have said that two other fishermen managed to swim to shore after Thursday’s incident.

The accident happened in the southern state of Kerala, just miles from the location of another fatality which happened last month. In this incident a crew member of a cargo ship killed two fishermen when he opened fire after suspecting them to be pirates.