Sri Lankan Navy

13 Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy, boats damaged

13 Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan navy, boats damaged

The Lankan navy personnel also damaged a few boats and fishing equipment belonging to others using iron rods, before chasing the Indian fishermen away.

Jan 04, 2018, 10:42 AM IST
20 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy off Neduntheevu

20 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy off Neduntheevu

Twenty fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy today for allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu, close to the island nation's coast.

Dec 02, 2017, 10:28 AM IST
1,700 Tamil Nadu fishermen chased away by Sri Lankan navy, 75 fishing nets snapped

1,700 Tamil Nadu fishermen chased away by Sri Lankan navy, 75 fishing nets snapped

More than 1,700 Tamil Nadu fishermen on Tuesday were allegedly chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy which also snapped fishing nets of 75 boats off Katchatheevu islet.

Nov 21, 2017, 17:42 PM IST

Eight TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy, nets snapped

The fishermen were arrested by the Lankan Naval personnel while they were fishing near Katchatheevu and taken to Kaarainagar in the island nation.

Nov 19, 2017, 13:20 PM IST
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for alleged poaching

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for alleged poaching

Fourteen Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu in the island nation waters on Thursday. 

Nov 02, 2017, 10:18 AM IST
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 7 Tamil Nadu fishermen, seizes country boat

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 7 Tamil Nadu fishermen, seizes country boat

Seven Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested tonight by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in their territory.

Oct 21, 2017, 05:49 AM IST
Sri Lankan court remands 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen

Sri Lankan court remands 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen

12 Indian fishermen, who were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy from Delft Island was produced in Oorkavalthurai court on Tuesday.

Sep 12, 2017, 20:02 PM IST

80 Indian fishermen released by Lankan navy

The 76 Indian fishermen were apprehended on separate occasions by the Sri Lankan Navy and Coast Guard for engaging in the illegal fishing method of bottom trawling in the Sri Lankan territorial waters.

Sep 05, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Tamil Nadu fishermen go on indefinite strike from today

Tamil Nadu fishermen go on indefinite strike from today

 In Tamil Nadu, fishermen in Pudukottai district announced indefinite strike from Wednesday urging immediate release of fishermen and their boats by Sri Lanka.

Aug 09, 2017, 10:06 AM IST
Nine Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

Nine Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

Nine Indian fishermen were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy along with two boats from the Palk Strait area.

Aug 08, 2017, 10:09 AM IST
Sri Lankan Navy rescues pair of young elephants from deep waters

Sri Lankan Navy rescues pair of young elephants from deep waters

The pair of of wild elephants were saved after the efforts of navy divers.

Jul 24, 2017, 17:53 PM IST
Sri Lankan Navy apprehends eight Tamil Nadu fishermen, boat seized

Sri Lankan Navy apprehends eight Tamil Nadu fishermen, boat seized

The Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday apprehended eight Tamil Nadu fishermen and seized their boat near Delft Island.

Jul 22, 2017, 09:28 AM IST
Four Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy for alleged poaching

Four Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy for alleged poaching

As per the Sri Lankan Navy, the Fast Attack Craft of the Northern Naval Command of Colombo arrested the fishermen about 9 Nm Northwest of Kovilan on Sunday.

 

Jul 17, 2017, 09:21 AM IST

Three Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

The arrests were made by Sri Lankan Navy's Northern Naval Command ship when it was on routine patrol on Saturday.

Jul 09, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Sri Lankan Navy detains three Indian fishermen

Sri Lankan Navy detains three Indian fishermen

The arrest was made by a Fast Attack Craft (FAC) belonging to the Northern Naval Command yesterday.

 

Jul 09, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

Five more fishermen from Tamil Nadu arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

The arrested persons were taken to the Kangesanthurai port.

Jun 25, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Sri Lankan Navy arrests eight fishermen from Tamil Nadu

At least eight fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy from Tamil Nadu`s Nagapattinam in the late hours of Friday for allegedly entering into Sri Lankan territorial waters.

Jun 24, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 21 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for illegal fishing

Sri Lankan Navy arrests 21 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for illegal fishing

The fishermen were taken to Kangesanthurai port in the island nation along with their boats, Rameswaram Fishermen Association president P Sesuraja said.
 

Jun 22, 2017, 22:54 PM IST

Sri Lankan Navy arrests five Indian fishermen

The arrested Indians will be handed over to the Jaffna Assistant Director of Fisheries for a legal action.
 

Jun 18, 2017, 21:52 PM IST
Sri Lankan navy arrests five Tamil Nadu fishermen, captures boat

Sri Lankan navy arrests five Tamil Nadu fishermen, captures boat

Five Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested and their boat impounded by the Sri Lankan navy on Sunday for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters.

Jun 18, 2017, 12:04 PM IST