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File photo. The four fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lanka navy near Nedunthivu and taken to Kangesanthurai. Photo: Bloomberg
File photo. The four fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lanka navy near Nedunthivu and taken to Kangesanthurai. Photo: Bloomberg

Sri Lanka Navy arrests four Indian fishermen for illegal fishing

Four fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters early Thursday, police has said

Rameswaram: Four fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters early Thursday, police said.

They were arrested near Nedunthivu and taken to Kangesanthurai.

Meanwhile, five fishermen from Rameswaram sustained injuries after the navy personnel detained and beat them up Wednesday night for crossing the international maritime boundary, police said.

The fishermen were later let off.

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