Sri Lankan fishermen arrested and remanded in Seychelles

A group of fishermen have been arrested and remanded in Seychelles, the Sri Lankan High Commission in Seychelles said.

The Sri Lankan High Commissioner in Seychelles Tikiri Herath Gunathilake said in an email that the fishermen had been on a Sri Lankan registered boat named ‘Nuwan Putha’.

They were produced before a local court and remanded.