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Sri Lankan Navy arrests 30 Indian fishermen

The Sri Lankan Navy on Monday arrested 30 Indian fishermen off Delft islands near Jaffna, on charge of poaching in Sri Lankan waters.

As many as eight trawlers were confiscated, according to official sources at the Sri Lankan Navy. With Monday’s arrest, the number of Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody has risen to 87.




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