Sri Lankan Navy

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 4 people, including 2 from India

Two of the arrested persons are Sri Lankans who had breached the international maritime boundaries with India off the coast of Point Pedro on Friday.

published on : 13th July 2020

Rameswaram fisherman injured in Lankan Navy firing

They said that a bullet hole was found on the windshield of the boat used by six fishermen, including Sesu. 

published on : 21st February 2020

11 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy for poaching in territorial waters

Navy said that over the months the number of Indian fishing boats poaching in the Sri Lankan waters have reduced due to continuous surveillance.

published on : 16th February 2020

Fifty-three Indian fishermen released from Sri Lankan prison on Friday

They were released after the two countries decided to release fishermen in each other's custody to defuse tension following the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Lankan navy.

published on : 10th March 2017

Stalin urges Government to react strongly to killing of fisherman

Stalin’s remark came after an Indian fisherman was killed by the Sri Lankan Navy.

published on : 7th March 2017

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