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In Jaffna
October 12, 2017 9:49 am gmt |
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Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday (October 12) arrested five Indian fishermen and seized their boat for allegedly fishing in its territorial waters, local media reports said. Reportedly, the fishermen were arrested off Sri Lanka’s Mannar Basin and handed over to the Fisheries Department in Jaffna. Th...
In Latest Stories
March 8, 2017 7:38 am gmt |
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The foreign ministry says that preliminary investigations revealed that the Sri Lanka navy did not shoot at Indian fishermen. Issuing a communique the ministry noted that the safety of fisherman is important and the government would act humanely in any instance. The communique further noted that the ...
In India
September 4, 2016 6:10 am gmt |
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Scores of Indian fishermen stood in chest – deep sea water in southern Tamil Nadu state on Friday (Sep 2) to demand release of their boats confiscated by Sri Lanka. The protesters, holding black flags, raised slogans against the Sri Lankan navy and demanded action from the federal and state gov...
In Colombo
August 24, 2016 10:24 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka has decided to send a delegation of fishermen to India to discuss the issue of illegal fishing by the Indian fishermen fishing in island’s waters by the destructive bottom trawling practice. A fishermen delegation comprising 12 fishermen from both the South and North will visit India ...
In Srilanka
August 9, 2016 5:36 am gmt |
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Four Indian fishermen were detained by the Sri Lankan navy near Naina Deevu on Tuesday ( 9th Aug) morning. There boats were also seized by the navy personnel. According to the report by news agency, all of them belonged to Pudukkotai in Tamil Nadu. The instances of Indian fishermen being apprehended ...
In Srilanka
August 5, 2016 9:42 am gmt |
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Sri Lankan naval personnel today rescued three Tamil Nadu fishermen when their boat got stranded due to a technical problem near Neduntheevu in the island nation. The fishermen from Kottaipattinam in Pudukottai district were taken to Sri Lanka along with their boat, where the problem was attended to....
In Colombo
July 7, 2016 12:04 pm gmt |
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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday (July 7) insisted that Indian fishermen will not be given fishing rights in Sri Lankan waters. He made this announcement in Parliament when the opposition questioned him about reports that Sri Lanka may allow Indian fishermen to fish in Sri Lankan water...
In India
June 12, 2016 6:00 am gmt |
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All India Equality People’s Party leader Sarathkumar urged the central government to put an end to the series troubles of Tamil Nadu fishermen. In this regard, he also noted in a statement issued yesterday, abduction and apprehension of innocent Indian fishermen belonging to the coastal distric...
In India
June 9, 2016 10:38 am gmt |
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Sri Lankan navy arrested six Indian fishermen for illegally fishing in the Gulf of Mannar early on Thursday (June 09). The fishermen hailed from Rameswaram city in southern Tamil Nadu state. One boat was also seized by the Lankan navy. The apprehended fishermen were taken to Mannar Navel camp in Sri ...
In India
June 7, 2016 10:35 am gmt |
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With frequent arrests by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly fishing in its territory, fishermen in southern India on Monday (June 06) asked federal government to retrieve Katchatheevu island from its neighbour. Katchatheevu is an inhibited island lying near northeast of Rameswaram, 33 Km from the southern...
In Jaffna
June 2, 2016 12:16 pm gmt |
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Four Indian fishermen were on Thursday (June 01) arrested by Sri Lankan Coast Guards assisted by Sri Lankan Navy  while allegedly fishing near Delft, Jaffna in the north of Sri Lanka. This is the second instance of arrest of fishermen from Tamil Nadu this week after the detention of seven persons fro...
In India
May 16, 2016 11:54 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka has decided to free Indian fishermen who are now in custody for violating maritime boundary laws. Fisheries Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said that the Government has decided to release 34 Indian fishermen today. The move follows talks held between President Maithripala Sirisena and Indian Pr...
In Asia
May 11, 2016 9:49 am gmt |
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Ten Indian fishermen were arrested by the Pakistan’s maritime security authorities along with two boats for allegedly trespassing to Pakistan’s territorial waters, a police official said on Wednesday (May 11). The arrested fishermen were charged under Foreign Act and Fisheries Act. “...
In Srilanka
May 5, 2016 6:35 am gmt |
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A Private Member’s Bill moved by TNA Parliamentarian M. A. Sumanthiran to prevent the entry of Indian fishermen to Sri Lankan territorial waters illegally has been approved by all Provincial Councils, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya said on Wednesday (May 4). He said the Northern and the North-western Provin...
In India
April 9, 2016 9:12 am gmt |
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Tamil states Congress leader G.K.Vasan urged the federal government to take urgent steps for release of fishermen arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy as well as their boats. In a report revealed on Friday (April 8), he said The Sri Lankan navy arrested nine Indian fishermen from Puthukkottai who was fish...
In Jaffna
March 24, 2016 9:21 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest three Indian fishermen along with an Indian fishing trawler poaching in Sri Lankan waters North-West of Delft Island on 23rd March 2016. The arrested fishermen were brought to Kankesanthurai and handed over to the officials of the Department...
In India
March 10, 2016 6:33 am gmt |
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Sri Lanka detained four Indian fishermen for allegedly violating their territorial waters in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday (March 09). All the fishermen were from southern Tamil Nadu state. The Lankan coast guard detained the fishermen for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line a...
In India
March 8, 2016 8:39 am gmt |
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A day after 29 fishermen from the State were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking to secure the release of all fishermen and their boats. In her letter, Ms. Jayalalithaa said that the livelihood of the fishermen, who were...
In India
March 6, 2016 10:20 am gmt |
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The Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday (March 06) arrested 28 Indian fishermen from southern Tamil Nadu state for illegally fishing in its territorial waters. The Lankan navy detained the Indian fishermen early this morning from Gulf of Mannar for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line. F...