Tamil Nadu fishermen

Robbed and injured, TN fishermen allege attack by Sri Lankans

According to sources, a group of fishermen from Keechan Kuppam set out to sea from the Nagapattinam harbour

published on : 6th September 2021

Peace, livelihood slip through the net in three fishing hamlets in Puducherry

On Saturday afternoon, fishermen from Veerampattinam village attempted to prevent Nalavadu fishermen from fishing with purse seine nets and a clash broke out between them at sea.

published on : 30th August 2021

Fishermen in Tamil Nadu adopt resolution in favour of purse seine net use

The representatives from the districts of Nagapattinam, Mayiladuthurai, Cuddalore, Villupuram, Puducherry, Chengalpattu, Kanchipuram, Chennai, and Thiruvallur.

published on : 30th August 2021

Fishing boats from TN damaged in stone-pelting by Sri Lankan Navy: Official

The Lankan naval personnel also damaged fishing nets in 25 boats, while they were involved in fishing near Katchatheevu late last night, he said.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Sri Lankan Navy personnel chase away TN fishermen, 'damage' expensive fishing nets

When fishermen, who had set out for fishing in as many as 597 boats, Lankan navy personnel chased them away at gunpoint on Saturday night and "cut the nets up each costing about one lakh rupees."

published on : 4th July 2021

Cyclone Ockhi: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit visits cyclone-hit areas in Kanyakumari district

The governor, who undertook a visit of the affected areas here, said a census of missing fishermen and affected families was being taken by the officials who were accompanying him.

published on : 7th December 2017