Indian fishermen arrested near Delft Island

1Sri Lanka Navy assisted the Sri Lanka Coast Guard to arrest fourteen Indian fishermen along with three Indian fishing trawlers poaching in Sri Lankan waters in close proximity to last night.

The arrested fishermen and the trawlers were brought to Karainagar and handed over to the officials of the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (Jaffna) for onward action, the Navy media unit said.