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    SLN arrests 55 Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan waters

    September 13, 2014

    Sri Lanka Navy has arrested 55 Indian fishermen along with 08 Indian fishing trawlers poaching well within Sri Lankan waters on Sept.10 and 11.

    Twenty-five (25) Indian fishermen along with 02 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the seas North of PPD were arrested by naval craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol. 30 Indian fishermen and 06 Indian fishing trawlers engaged in poaching in the seas off Thalai-mannar were arrested by naval craft attached to the North Central Naval Command on routine patrol.

     

    The arrested fishermen were handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in Kankasanthurai and Thalai-mannar for further action.(SLN/KH)

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