80 Indian fishermen released by Sri Lanka

Guwahati/5th September’2017 (Prag News Desk): At least 80 fishermen have release by Sri Lankan government on Tuesday who were caught poaching in the island nation’s waters. The fishermen were handed over to Indian Coast Guard by the Sri Lankan Navy at International Maritime Boundary Line. The fishermen were taken to Tamil Nadu were released as a goodwill gesture, source added. The fishermen were originally from Pudukottai district, Ramanathapuram and Nagapattinam district. It is common in the international water border between and Sri Lanka as Indian fishermen get frequently arrested for fishing is Sri Lanka. Both the nation are divided by a narrow strip of sea.

 

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