Hirunews Logo
5+Sri+Lankans+reach+Tamil+Nadu+using+high-speed+boat
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 - 15:16
5 Sri Lankans reach Tamil Nadu using high-speed boat
28

Shares
3,384

Views

Five persons were suspected to have arrived onboard a high-speed fiber glass boat from Sri Lanka that was found abandoned at a coastal village near in Rameswaram last week, a top Tamil Nadu police sources stated.

The high-speed boat fitted with a powerful outboard motor and registered in Sri Lanka was found Narikuzhi village by coastal marine police on October 13.

The ADGP Shailendra Babu, who came Rameswaram to inspect the Coastal areas, said that the patrolling of the coastal areas would improve further with the proposal to buy Rs 20 crore patrol boat shortly.

Besides, a strength of the Coastal Marine police would be increased at nearby Olaikuda area from where smuggling of ganja had been reported, he said.

He warned that those indulged in ganja smuggling or any other goods to Sri Lanka would be detained under non-bailable offence. 

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
415 Views
4,640 Views
2,731 Views
4,582 Views
3,714 Views
48,825 Views
Top