Four Indians arrested for poaching in Sri Lankan waters

fishermen_indian_fish_reuteFour Tamil fishermen from Rameswaram were arrested and a boat was seized by Sri Lankan Navy for entering Sri Lankan waters near the Delft islands, India Today and the Sri Lanka Navy media unit reported.

The arrest comes amid preparations to conduct a dialogue between Indian and Sri Lanka fishermen to resolve the dispute in Delhi on Wednesday.

Furthermore, Sri Lankan fishermen have also made a request that Tamil Nadu fishermen should be present at the talks. (Colombo Gazette)