Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka Navy brings home 41 fishermen released from India
Sat, Jul 26, 2014, 11:02 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 26, Kankasanthurai: Sri Lanka Navy Thursday brought home 41 Sri Lankan fishermen released from the custody of Indian officials.

Indian Coast Guard Ship " Sarang " has handed over the released fishermen along with their eight fishing trawlers to the Sri Lanka Navy at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) in the seas off Kankasanthurai on July 24.

Sri Lanka Naval Ship 'Ranarisi' attached to the Northern Naval Command with the assistance of Coast Guard Vessel CG 42 has brought the fishermen along with their fishing trawlers to the shore.

The fishermen released are residents of Trincomalee and Dondra, the Navy said.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka gets US$ dollar1.5 billion FDI this year
-- [3 hours ago]
General amnesty for Sri Lanka Army absentees ends today
-- [3 hours ago]
Court issues injunction preventing implementation of the gazette notification on Local Government elections
-- [4 hours ago]
China Products Sri Lanka Exhibition 2017 opens today in Colombo
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka shares its peacebuilding experience with the United Nations Peacebuilding Commission
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President to visit South Korea next week
-- [5 hours ago]
World Meteorological Organization assures to assist Sri Lanka in strengthening meteorological Services
-- [6 hours ago]
CA Sri Lanka honors four founding members for their outstanding leadership to the accounting profession
-- [7 hours ago]
Speaker orders investigation into alleged violation of parliamentarians' privileges
Prime Minister arrives in India on a four-day official visit

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.