To be able to participate, candidates need a boat and fishing licence from the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries (MoAF). Fishing enthusiasts are required to get the necessary licences. The average size of boat should be between 23ft and 33ft.
The number of participants allowed per boat is two to four and the fishing tools permitted are hook and thread, added the release. The competition is being held in collaboration with the Wali’s Office in Seeb, MoAF and Fishermen's Committee in Seeb. Registration for the competition is open till March 31.
For registration and more information, interested candidates can contact the Fishing Development Department, Seeb on 24423928 and 92427160.