Sri Lankan fishermen arrested

Coast Guard on Thursday arrested 10 Sri Lankan fishermen for illegally straying into Indian waters and seized their two boats.

Last Updated: May 19, 2011, 15:28 PM IST

Chennai: Coast Guard on Thursday arrested 10 Sri Lankan fishermen for illegally straying into Indian waters and seized their two boats.
Cases under Maritime Zones of India Act-1981 would be charged against them, Coast Guard sources said, adding, the fishermen would be produced before a court.
PTI