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NDTV

NDTV
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 06:07:30 -0700

Colombo, Sri Lanka: Sixteen Indian fishermen were arrested on Tuesday after they illegally entered the waters off northern Sri Lanka, a navy official said. Navy spokesperson Indika Silva told news agency Xinhua that three fishing boats were also seized ...
 
Tamil Guardian
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 03:43:25 -0700

The Sri Lankan navy has arrested 16 fishermen from Tamil Nadu and seized 3 boats, for allegedly breaching the maritime boundary and engaging in illegal poaching. The fishermen, from Rameswaram, were reportedly apprehended by Delft Island and towed ...
 
Times of India
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 22:20:22 -0700

According to official website of Sri Lankan navy, Indian high commissioner to Sri Lanka Y K Sinha handed over the ship ICGS Varaha to the secretary of the ministry of defence B M U D Basnayake in a function held at Colombo Port on August 27. The ship ...

Times of India

Times of India
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 01:06:06 -0700

Around 400 fishing boats sailed from Rameswaram on Monday morning. The Sri Lankan navy intercepted around 50 fishing boats in the Palk Strait and damaged their nets. The fishermen said the Sri Lankan navy used water scooters to intercept the boats.
 
Tamil Guardian
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:33:45 -0700

Only earlier this week, twelve Tamil Nadu fishermen reported being attacked by Sri Lankan navy personnel. Talks between the two countries to end the violence and damage to the livelihoods of the fishermen have proved futile. Earlier this year, the now ...
 
Tamil Guardian
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 15:01:36 -0700

The Sri Lankan navy is attempting to appropriate a further 3 acres of land in Mannar, said the local church's charity group. The land, which is situated in the Vettimaankudiyiruppu village of Mannar Pesalai, is within a 210 acre area of land which ...
 
NYOOOZ
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 03:29:37 -0700

MADURAI: Fishermen associations and political parties have condemned the Indian government for "gifting" an off-shore patrol vessel to Sri Lanka recently. They expressed concern that the vessel will be used against the Tamil Nadu fishermen venturing ...

Times of India

Times of India
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 23:22:30 -0700

On June 1, the Sri Lankan navy detained 14 fishermen from Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu and their three boats. As many as 26 other fishermen from Nagapattinam in Tamil Nadu and Karaikal in the Union territory of Puducherry were apprehended by the Sri ...
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