The Ministry of Maritime Affairs aims to unveil the potential in deep-sea fishing by providing instruments like Vessel Monitoring System.
Fisheries Development Commissioner Dr. Safia Mushtaq gave a presentation to Minister for Maritime Affairs Syed Ali Haider Zaidi on Vessel Monitoring Systems. She elaborated on various aspects of the fishing industry and the need for modernization in the fishing industry.
Vessel Monitoring System is considered to be very important for effective monitoring, control all across the globe. Once this system is installed and functionalized it will be of great help to the fishermen operating in the coastal areas of Sindh and Balochistan.
It is basically a monitoring tool that will help the local fisherman to track and regulate all their fishing activities. It will not only provide ease for fishermen but also help to increase the revenue both at individual and industrial scale. They further added it is just a start of modernization in the fishing industry but it will open a whole new world of opportunities in the fishing industry of Pakistan.