Steps being taken to secure release of Karaikal fishermen: Puducherry CM
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Last Updated: Tuesday, December 14, 2010, 18:00
Puducherry: Puducherry Chief Minister V Vaithilingam on Tuesday said steps were being taken to secure the release of four fishermen from Karaikal, who are in custody of the Sri Lankan Navy since December 4.

Talking to reporters here, he said the government was already in touch with the Indian High commission in Sri Lanka through the Central Government.

Earlier, AIADMK Puducherry Unit Secretary A Anbalagan, MLA, demanded immediate steps to secure the release of the fishermen, who were detained after their vessel drifted into Sri Lankan waters.


First Published: Tuesday, December 14, 2010, 18:00

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