Indian+fishermen+seek+early+repatriation
Thursday, 14 January 2016 - 13:51
Indian fishermen seek early repatriation
1,859

Views

Families of eight Indian fishermen, who are currently stranded in Colombo awaiting repatriation from Sri Lanka, have urged the State and Central governments to take steps to expedite their return, the Hindu reported.

The family members, who have petitioned the district authorities, are planning to observe a fast in Nagapattinam on Thursday to press the demand. According to the family members, the eight fishermen reportedly observed a fast on Tuesday in Colombo, protesting the delay over repatriation to India even after a court in Mullaitheevu released them on January 4.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
9 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
78,477 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
26,174 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
55,313 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
270 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
122,253 Views
Top
hirunews,sri lanka news,political news,breaking news,sports,finance,entertainment,sri lanka,lanka, sri lanka news, lanka news, sri lanka cricket, sri lanka breaking news,news,A Rayynor Silva Holdings Company