7 Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lankan Navy

Rameswaram: Seven Indian fishermen were apprehended by the Sri Lankan Navy near Delft Island on Thursday morning.

The navy also seized two country boats which were allegedly used for poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters.

The fishermen are residents of Mallipattinam and Sethubhavachatram in the Pdukkottai district of Tamil Nadu.

Further investigation ongoing.