12th January 2015 at 5.00 pm two trawlers carried on illegal fishing Zuari coast. Harbor police at Vasco were intimated and urged to act. Police promised to send boats to nab the culprits but well beyond sun set at 6.30 pm trawlers continued fishing illegally throwing law and the police into winds. They displayed care-free attitude in violating the law.
Fisheries Minister Avertano Furtado and Director of Fisheries Sharmila Monteiro was informed via sms on their mobiles. It is not know what they did with information shared. Violations on daily basis is evidence that there is collapse of law and order situation in Zuari river.