Pudukottai district

Four Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

 The fishermen from Pudukottai district were arrested for allegedly fishing close to the island nation and taken to Karainagar along with their boat, Inspector of Fisheries department C George said.

The naval men also snapped the fishing nets of several other fishermen from this coastal town and Mandapam, while they were fishing near Katchatheevu islet and chased them away, he said.

On September 11, twelve fishermen from here were arrested by the Lankan Navy for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.

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Remand Of Five Arrested TN Fishermen Extended Till May 29: Sri Lanka Court


On March 26, 12 fishermen from Pudukottai district were arrested by Sri Lankan navy.

A court in Sri Lanka has extended till May 29 the remand of five Tamil Nadu fishermen, who were arrested on May 1 by the island nation's navy for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters

The arrested fishermen from nearby Thangachimadam, who were lodged in a prison at Vavuniya, were brought to the court in Thalaimannar, where the judge extended their remand.

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