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Jul 11, 2017
CPM urges Tamil Nadu chief minister Palaniswamy to meet Narendra Modi over Sri Lanka's new fishery lawCPM on Tuesday urged Palaniswamy to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi to urge him to take steps against a new Sri Lankan law which is against Indian fishermen.
Jul 10, 2017
Palaniswamy says arrest of Tamil Nadu fishermen shows Sri Lanka's 'high handedness'The arrest of three fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy is "disappointing" and shows "high-handedness" by the island nation, Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswamy said.
Jul 07, 2017
K Palaniswami expresses concerns over Sri Lankan fisheries bill, writes to Narendra ModiIndia should ensure that necessary provisions are made in the bill to exempt the traditional waters of Palk Bay from its purview.
Jul 01, 2017
Tamil Nadu minister D Jayakumar writes to Sushma Swaraj, seeks release of Indian fishermen from Sri LankaTamil Nadu finance minister D Jayakumar Friday requested External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to take steps for the release of Indian fishermen along with their boats from Sri Lankan authorities
Apr 26, 2017
Sri Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe meets Sushma Swaraj, ahead of his meet with Modi in DelhiExternal Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday called upon visiting Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Delhi
Mar 25, 2016
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa demands 'long awaited' and decisive shift in dealing with fishermen issueCriticising the Centre for not acting "effectively" on the issue of apprehending of Indian fishermen by Sri Lanka authorities, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday said a decisive shift in dealing with the issue was "long awaited" and "need of the hour".
Feb 12, 2016
Jayalalithaa writes to PM Modi on arrest of fishermen by Sri Lankan navyAsserting that her government was committed to ensuring the rights of fishermen in traditional waters of Palk Bay, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalaithaa on Friday said the Centre should take concerted efforts.
Jan 31, 2014
Arrest of TN fishermen attempt to spoil conducive atmosphere: JayaSlamming the latest arrest of Indian fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has said that it was an attempt by some elements to "spoil" the conducive atmosphere created during the recent talks between the fishermen of the two countries.