Fishermen held

Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: Fifteen Sri Lankan fishermen who were found fishing in Indian waters were apprehended by the Coast Guard and handed over to the police here on Tuesday.

According to police sources, Coast Guard officials found the accused fishing in three boats near Ramiahpatnam along the Andhra Pradesh coast on Sunday. The accused were taken into custody along with their boats. They were handed over to the Harbour police, the sources said.

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