Sri Lanka navy

Sri Lankan court frees 12 Indian fishermen

The fishermen, who have been released by the country's northern Mannar court, were detained by the Sri Lankan Navy December 19.

published on : 6th January 2022

55 Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, CM MK Stalin writes to Centre

Sources said that the 12 fishers, including S Michael (49) from Mandapam, J Siluvai Manicka Raja (37) from Thangachimadam, and the two boats were taken to Talaimanar.

published on : 19th December 2021

Six persons killed after ferry capsizes in eastern Sri Lanka

Eleven people sustained injuries after the ferry capsized near Kurinchankerny bridge in Kinniya in Trincomalee district and were admitted to a hospital.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Sri Lanka Navy says missing Indian fisherman's body recovered

Near Neduntheevu late Monday night, a Sri Lankan naval vessel rammed into Indian fishermen's boat, throwing three of the occupants into the sea in the impact.

published on : 20th October 2021

Sri Lanka Navy arrests 23 Indian fishermen, seize five trawlers for alleged poaching

The Sri Lankan Navy arrested the fishermen off the coast of Vettilaikeni in the northern province's point Pedro area.

published on : 14th October 2021

Sri Lanka navy personnel pelt stones on Indian fishermen, damage nets

The personnel, who came in three boats, also allegedly damaged some of their fishing nets.

published on : 12th August 2021

Cargo vessel in process of sinking, efforts on to cleanup coast: Sri Lankan officials

All 25 crew members of MV 'X-PRESS PEARL' -- of Indian, Chinese, Filipino and Russian nationality -- were rescued after a 'fire alarm' dispatch was sent.

published on : 27th May 2021