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SL navy arrests 9 Indian fishermen for alleged maritime boundary violation

The fishermen, belonging to Mandapam in the district, set sail for fishing on Monday morning and were apprehended late last night between Katchatheevu and Neduntheevu, the official added

Fishermen throw the fishing net as the water level of the Yamuna river rises following rains over the past several days in Delhi.

Press Trust of India Ramanathapuram (TN)

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The Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 9 Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu for allegedly violating its maritime boundary, a state Fisheries department official here said on Tuesday.
Two mechanised boats were also seized.
The fishermen, belonging to Mandapam in the district, set sail for fishing on Monday morning and were apprehended late last night between Katchatheevu and Neduntheevu, the official added.

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First Published: Jul 25 2023 | 9:15 AM IST

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