5 Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

DN Bureau

At least five Indian fishermen Sri Lankan Navy from Neduntheevu in northern Sri Lanka on Tuesday.

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New Delhi: At least five Indian fishermen Sri Lankan Navy from Neduntheevu in northern Sri Lanka on Tuesday.

The navy authorities also recovered a mechanised boat from the fishermen.

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Straying of Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen  into each other's waters is a recurrent problem as territories on the sea are not clearly demarcated.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami

According to media reports, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami last week wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to secure the release of eight fishermen  from Tamil Nadu lodged in Sri Lankan prisons. (ANI)













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