Seven people are believed to be missing at sea.
According to police a yellow fiber-glass boat left Nawaikama village in Gau at 5am yesterday morning for Levuka.
Police confirmed they arrived in Levuka and did some shopping and departed from Levuka at 9am to head back to Gau.
By this morning it was reported that the boat was yet to arrive in Nawaikama.
This report was confirmed by Levuka Police Station.
Police is requesting villagers living in the coast areas of Tailevu or nearby villagers to call Crime Stoppers on 919 or Eastern Command Center 9905563 should there be any information to assist Police.