A father and son who went fishing in the Kayankeni sea area under the Vavuniya police division have gone missing.
A father and son who used to go fishing in a motor boat went to sea at 5 pm on Sunday (16).
The other fishermen who went to sea and started searching for the two who did not return home, recovered the motor boat they had gone on and the fishing net.
However they could not find both of the missing persons.
The missing are a father and son aged 55 and 18 from the Kayangeni Tsunami Housing Area.
The search for the two missing fishermen is in full swing with the help of the Vavuniya police.