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Five Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy apprehended five Indian fishermen for alleged poaching in Sri Lanka's territorial waters yesterday (18), the Navy said.


Four suspicious fishing vessels seized

Navy ships patrolling the country's Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Indian Ocean seized four Sri Lankan multiday fishing vessels yesterday (16), the Navy said.


Four Indian fishermen arrested in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy arrested four Indian fishermen for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (25 July).


Indian fishermen caught fishing in Sri Lankan waters

The Navy has apprehended four Indians who were allegedly engaged in illegal fishing in Sri Lankan territorial waters yesterday (26).


Five persons apprehended for illegal fishing

The Navy arrested five individuals who were engaged in illegal fishing near the Round Island, Trincomalee, yesterday (10).


Navy nabs 24 illegal fishermen

The Navy yesterday apprehended 24 persons who had allegedly been engaged in illegal fishing in Kadakarechchenai, Trincomalee, the Navy said (14).