Jaishankar said that eight Indian fishermen, five from Tamil Nadu and three from Kerala and their fishing vessel BLESSING GT 69 were detained on the night of March 07-08 by Marine Police of Aceh.
Justin noted that around 120 traditional fishermen families had invested in these vessels as deep-sea fishing is the only livelihood for them.
An advanced light helicopter of the Southern Naval Command evacuated a female crew member of Seychelles Coast Guard Ship Zoroaster following a medical emergency on Thursday.
Simi said that as her husband and her boat were detained in Seychelles, the money lenders were forcing her to repay the borrowed money.
The objective of the joint training exercise is to build and promote bilateral military relations in addition to exchanging skills, experiences and good practices between both the armies
The CBI has told the Special Court that Chitra Ramkrishna and Anand Subramanian's trip to Seychelles is being looked into.
The Chief Minister, in his letter to the External Affairs Minister, said five fishermen from Tamil Nadu, along with three fishermen from Kerala, were apprehended by the Indonesian Air and Sea Police
Sources said 33 fishermen from Kanniyakumari, Kerala and other states, in three boats, had ventured into the sea from Kochi harbour on February 22.