Hirunews Logo
Sri+Lankan+fishermen+detained+in+Mauri-tania+++
Sunday, 17 March 2013 - 19:26
Sri Lankan fishermen detained in Mauri-tania
2,191

Views

The relatives of four fishermen who are currently being detained in Mauritania have lodged a complaint at the Weligama police seeking their release.

The four detained fishermen had set sail from the Weligama area on the 19th of December accompanied by 4 fishermen from the Beruwala area.

However when the group had been lost at sea due to a storm and were drifting, they had been arrested by security officials of Mauritania.

Relative of the detained fishermen charge that they have note received any proper information with regards to their kin.

[MP3]e55417[/MP3]

When contacted, Operations Director of the Surveillance Unit of the Department of Fisheries Lal Silva noted that measures were underway to secure the release of the detainees.

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
1,572 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
38,428 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,069 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
38,216 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
299 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
88,181 Views
Top