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 23 fishermen released from India
Thu, Sep 4, 2014, 04:02 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 04, Jaffna: Sri Lanka Navy Wednesday brought home 23 Sri Lankan fishermen released from the Indian custody.

The Indian Coast Guard ship "Vishwast" transferred the 23 Sri Lankan fishermen along with their four fishing boats to the Sri Lankan naval personnel at the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL) North of Kankasanthurai on 03rd September.

The Indian Coast Guard ship Vishwast carrying the Sri Lankan fishermen and towing the four boats has left the coast of Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh on August 29 and sailed about 840 kilometers to reach the IMBL.

Sri Lanka Naval Ship L 820 and Sri Lanka Coast Guard Ship CG 48 have brought the fishermen to the shore along with their fishing boats.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Major Tamil party affirms self-rule within a unitary state in Sri Lanka
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka expresses concern about the increasing use of armed drones in counterterrorism
-- [6 hours ago]
Supporters of Sri Lanka opposition parties clash in Uva, journalist among injured
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's main opposition party to appoint Sajith Premadasa to Deputy Leader post tomorrow
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Yal Devi train runs to Jaffna after 24 years
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to provide medical specialists to Maldives
UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake resigns from leadership council
US Trade Show 2014 to begin in Sri Lanka from September 29
Sri Lankan President is now electorally vulnerable - UNP
Sri Lanka Marxist party says it has come out of electoral 'recession'

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.