Five Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lankan waters

Tuesday, 02 May 2017 - 9:52

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Sri Lankan Navy has detained 5 Indian fishermen who crossed the Sri Lankan sea border with their boat.

Navy said that the suspects have been engaged in illegal fishing activities in the waters North to Mannar.

A speed boat of the Navy has been utilized for the arrest.

Furthermore, Navy has issued a notice sating that the arrested fishermen and their bought would be handed over to the Assistant Director’s office of Fisheries in Mannar.


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