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Jul 05, 2018
Sri Lanka's navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen for fishing in country's territorial waters, impounds two boatsTwelve Tamil Nadu fishermen have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy and their boats were impounded for fishing in the Lankan waters
Apr 08, 2018
Sri Lankan Navy chases away 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen, snaps fishing nets of 20 boats near KatchatheevuOver 2,000 Tamil Nadu fishermen were allegedly chased away and nets of around 20 boats snapped by the Sri Lankan Navy while they were fishing near Katchatheevu
Feb 11, 2018
Sri Lankan Navy chases away over 3,000 Indian fishermen off Katchatheevu islet, snaps nets of 10 boatsMore than 3,000 fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who had put out to sea in 460 mechanised boats, were chased away by the Sri Lankan Navy on Sunday when they were allegedly fishing near Katchatheevu islet
Jan 16, 2018
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 16 Tamil Nadu fishermen near Katchatheevu, seizes boats for fishing close to island nationAt least 16 Indian fishermen have been arrested and their four fishing trawlers seized for allegedly fishing in Sri Lanka's territorial waters near Katchatheevu islet
Jan 04, 2018
Sri Lankan navy arrested 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen and damaged boats, claims state fisheries departmentThe Sri Lankan Navy on Thursday arrested 13 Tamil Nadu fishermen for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters off Katchatheevu islet
Dec 02, 2017
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 20 Tamil Nadu fishermen near Neduntheevu, seize boatsTwenty fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday for allegedly fishing near Neduntheevu, close to the island nation's coast
Sep 12, 2017
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 12 Tamil Nadu fishermen, seizes boats off Katchathivu isletTwelve fishermen from this coastal town were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Monday night for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line
Jul 17, 2017
Tamil Nadu fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy near Neduntheevu; fourth such incident in JulyFour Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Monday for fishing in their territorial waters, police said.
Mar 02, 2017
Sri Lankan Navy arrests 13 fishermen from Tamil Nadu near KatchatheevuThirteen fishermen were on Thursday arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy when they were fishing near Katchatheevu, a fisheries department official said.
Dec 21, 2016
CM Panneerselvam urges Modi to 'act decisively' to secure release of Tamil fishermen in Sri LankaTamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday urged the Centre to "act decisively" and bring back 51 fishermen languishing in Sri Lanka.