Indian fishermen

A year on, kin await return of Andhra Pradesh fishermen in Pakistan jails

The family members of the arrested fishermen have been taking hand loans from known people to run the family.

published on : 21st November 2019

Fishermen in deep sea to get disaster warnings via mobile app

At present, disaster warnings are limited to 10-12 km (typical ranges of mobile phones and VHF) off the coast but it was difficult to reach fishermen who they beyond 50 nautical miles.

published on : 10th October 2019

TN fishermen body to go on hunger strike from October 11, demanding release of fraternity

The fishermen said that detaining eighteen Sri Lankan fishermen by the Indian Coast Guard was not valid because they just sail with the flow of water and follow the wind directions.

published on : 9th October 2019

Sri Lankan navy detain four Indian fishermen near Delft island

All the fishermen have been taken to Kangesanthurai Naval Camp and are likely to produce Jaffna fisheries later in the day.

published on : 13th August 2019

Seven Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Located in the narrow sea dividing the two countries, Katchatheevu has rich marine life in the waters surrounding it.

published on : 28th July 2019

Seven Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Naval personnel 

The fishermen claimed they had crossed the International Maritime Boundary Line due to strong winds and rough seas.

published on : 28th July 2019

Sri Lankan Navy arrests four Indian fishermen

The fishermen, who hail from Tamil Nadu, were taken to the naval base at Elara in Sri Lanka and later handed over to ADF in Jaffna.

published on : 25th July 2019

516 stranded Indian fishermen reach home from Bangladesh

The fishermen on board 32 boats were handed over to the ICG by the Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG) on Tuesday.

published on : 17th July 2019

Indian Coast Guard continues search for 24 missing fishermen

Twenty-five fishermen had gone missing after two fishing boats allegedly sank at the confluence of the Haribhanga river.

published on : 16th July 2019

Six Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

The fishermen from Nambuthalai in Ramanathapuram district, who had put out to the sea in a country boat on Thursday, were detained near Nedhuntheevu for crossing into the Lankan waters.

published on : 12th July 2019

24 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Twenty-four Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel today for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line.

published on : 5th March 2017