Saturday Aug 16
No Release of Boats: SL Minister
Fishermen, who were released from Sri Lanka, being received by officials and State fisheries Minister K A Jayapaul at Karaikal on Saturday COLOMBO: The Sri Lankan Fisheries Minister, Dr Rajitha Senaratne, said that there is no possibility of releasing the detained boats of Tamil Nadu fishermen even as 94 fishermen were repatriated to India on ... (more)
Sri Lanka Navy arrests 13 Indian fishermen
July 17, Colombo: Sri Lankan Navy on Wednesday arrested 13 Indian fishermen for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary line and fishing in the country's waters, the Navy said.
Sri Lanka: Nullify IMBL agreement with Colombo, Tamil Nadu CM tells Indian PM
'The unconstitutional Indo-Sri Lankan Agreements of 1974 and 1976 should be nullified and the traditional rights of our fishermen to fish in the Palk Bay restored,' she told Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in her letter.
Sri Lanka Navy arrests 36Tamil Nadu fishermen
June 18, Rameswaram: Sri Lanka naval personnel on Wednesday have arrested 36 Tamil Nadu fishermen in two separate incidents while fishing near Neduntheevu and Katchatheevu islet.