International Maritime Boundary Line

Sri Lankan navy arrests 16 Indian fishermen

An official from the fisheries department said 16 fishermen hailing from Rameswaram, who went to the sea in two boats, were detained for allegedly violating the IMBL.

published on : 29th October 2023

Sri Lankan navy arrested 27 Indian fishermen for alleged violation of International Maritime Boundary Line

Fisheries department sources said that among the five boats that were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy, four boats were from Rameswaram and one other boat was from the Mandapam. 

published on : 15th October 2023

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 17 TN fishers, CM Stalin urges centre to get them out

Including the poaching trawlers held in this operation, the Sri Lanka Navy has seized 17 Indian poaching trawlers and apprehended 110 Indian fishermen thus far in 2023.

published on : 14th September 2023

35 Tamil Nadu fishers attacked by Lankan gangs in one night 

The victims were part of nine groups of fishers from Arukatuthurai, Vellapallam, Pushpavanam and Seruthur villages. 

published on : 23rd August 2023
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