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Apr 16, 2019
Pakistan releases another 100 Indian fishermen as goodwill gesture; more to return home by end of AprilA group of 100 Indian fishermen Monday crossed over to the Indian side through Attari-Wagah border after the Pakistan government released them from jail as a goodwill gesture
Jan 22, 2019
Six fishermen rescued, one missing after Pakistani forces sink Indian fishing boat near Gujarat port; New Delhi lodges protestThe Pakistani maritime agency fired on an Indian fishing boat with seven persons on board and sank it on 17 January, following which India has lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over the incident, official sources said Tuesday.
Oct 24, 2018
16 Indian fishermen detained by Pakistani authorities over charges of violating country's maritime boundaryThe Pakistani authorities detained 16 Indian fishermen on Tuesday for alleged violation of the country's maritime boundary, security officials said.
Oct 20, 2018
Pakistan sends 12 Indian fishermen to jail in Karachi for illegal fishing; incident marks second arrest in last 2 monthsThe 12 fishermen who were arrested by the Pakistan Maritime Security Force and their boat seized on Thursday were presented before a judicial magistrate by the Docks police on Friday.
Feb 04, 2018
Pakistan authorities arrest 47 Indian fishermen for illegally fishing in Arabian seaForty-seven Indian fishermen have been arrested by Pakistan's authorities for allegedly fishing in the country's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea
Jan 27, 2018
Sri Lanka increases fine on illegal fishing to LKR 1.75 to prevent foreign vessels from entering Lankan watersSri Lanka has increased by over 100 times the fine on foreign vessels to deter them from fishing in its waters, amid the dispute over the frequent entry of Indian fishing trawlers
Jan 20, 2018
Pakistan arrests 17 Indian fishermen, seizes three boats; claims they were fishing in its territorial watersSeventeen Indian fishermen have been arrested for allegedly illegally fishing in Pakistani waters and a court here remanded them into custody on Saturday
Dec 21, 2017
Pakistan to release 291 Indian fishermen in two phases as goodwill gesture, says interior ministryPakistan on Thursday said it will release 291 Indian fishermen, held for allegedly violating its territorial waters, as a goodwill gesture.
Dec 15, 2017
Pakistani security forces arrest 43 Indian fishermen for illegal fishing: Commander Wajid Nawaz ChaudharyForty-three Indian fishermen have been arrested and seven of their boats seized by Pakistan for allegedly fishing illegally in the country's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea
Nov 12, 2017
Pakistan arrests 55 Indian fishermen, seizes nine boats during four-day operation in Arabian SeaFifty-five Indian fishermen have been arrested by the Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) for allegedly fishing in the country's territorial waters.