Sri Lanka Navy says they rescued three fishing boats

Sri Lanka Navy says they rescued three fishing boats

Sri Lanka Navy says they rescued three fishing boats

Written by Bella Dalima

29 Nov, 2014 | 4:41 pm

The Sri Lankan Navy on Saturday said its officers rescued three Indian fishermen stranded off Sri Lanka’s northern seas.

According to Navy Spokesperson, Kosala Warnakulasuriya, the boats of fishermen were in distress near Madagal off the Jaffna peninsula. He went on to state that the Sri Lankan Navy team rescued them.

It is learnt that the fishermen have been handed over to the Vaddukoddai Police Station.

The spokesperson stated that these fishermen were not arrested as it was a case of  ‘distress.’

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