Monday, Sep 26, 2022

Sri Lankan Navy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin

Ensure Release Of Tamil Nadu Fishermen, CM Urges Centre

Apart from the above mechanised boats, 95 fishing boats and 11 fishermen are still in the custody of the Sri Lankan government," M K Stalin said in a letter addressed to S Jaishankar.

20 September 2022

 Indian fishermen (Representational image)

Six Indian Fishermen Arrested By Sri Lanka Navy

The latest arrest came after 10 Indian fishermen were arrested for allegedly poaching in Sri Lanka's waters on August 22.

Sri Lankas acting President Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lanka’s President Ranil Wickremesinghe Appreciates India For Dornier Aircraft Gift

Sri Lankan President Ranil Wickremesinghe was present at the handover ceremony of the maritime surveillance aircraft which took place on a day when India celebrated its 76th Independence Day.

Sri Lankan Navy Arrests Four Tamil Nadu Fishermen

Association Plea To Ensure Safety Of Tamil Nadu Fishermen At Sea

With the fishermen from Rameswaram continuing to be at the receiving end, the mechanized boat fishermen association here on Thursday urged the government to safeguard their property and livelihood from repeated attacks by...

01 September 2022

Sri Lankan Navy arrests Indian fishermen (Representational Image)

Sri Lankan Navy Arrests 10 Indian Fishermen For Poaching

Sri Lankan Navy personnel have even fired at Indian fishermen in the Palk Strait and seized their boats.

Sri Lanka’s Navy Releases 23 Indian Fishermen

The fishermen issue is a contentious one in the ties between India and Sri Lanka. At least 12 Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on July 3 for allegedly poaching in the country's territorial waters.

22 July 2022

Six Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lanka

Six Indian Fishermen Arrested By Sri Lanka, Fishermen Stage Protest In Tamil Nadu

As many as 6 Indian fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy early on Sunday and several others were chased away by them while fishers staged a protest here seeking their immediate release.

28 August 2022


Sri Lankan Navy Nabs 51 People Illegally Migrating To Australia To Escape Economic Crisis: Official

The police said such attempts to flee the country are due to the ongoing economic crisis and have increased since the early part of this year.

03 July 2022