Indian fishermen attacked by Sri Lankan Navy

Seven fishermen were injured when they were allegedly attacked by Sri Lankan naval personnel while fishing between Dhanushkodi and Katchativu island on Tuesday.

Updated: Sep 21, 2010, 13:12 PM IST

Rameswaram: Seven fishermen were injured
when they were allegedly attacked by Sri Lankan naval
personnel while fishing between Dhanushkodi and Katchativu
island on Tuesday.

We were fishing in Indian waters when they attacked us, the
fishermen told reporters here.

The victims were rushed to Ramanathapuram Government
Hospital immediately.

Those injured were identified as Keba, Dominique, Kumar,
Sahayaraj, Chinnathambi, Asthus and Kumaran.

PTI