Union Minister of State for Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Information and Broadcasting L Murugan on Sunday said that soon an amicable solution would be reached in releasing the fishing boats detained by Sri Lanka in the ongoing ministerial-level talks between the two countries. Returning to the city after completing the three-day official visit to Sri Lanka along with BJP… Continue reading "Amicable solution would be reached to release boats detained by SL: Murugan"
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As many as 14 Tamil Nadu fishermen who were arrested by the Sri Lankan coastal guards returned to Chennai on Tuesday. A group of 14 fishermen from Nagapattinam, Pudukottai, and Karaikal went fishing in the sea last month. While they were in the middle of the sea, their motor boat got repaired and the fishermen were trying to rectify the… Continue reading "14 fishermen arrested by SL coastal guards return to Chennai"
The Sri Lankan Navy on Monday arrested 10 Indian fishermen and confiscated their mechanised fishing trawler on charges of violating the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) and indulging in unlawful poaching in their territorial waters. State Fisheries Department officials said, the fishermen hailing from Akkaraipettai coastal hamlet in Nagapattinam were detained, when they were fishing in Sri Lankan waters off… Continue reading "Sri Lankan Navy arrests 10 Indian fishermen"