Lankan Navy arrests eight TN fishermen

Rameswaram, Jan 31 (PTI) The Sri Lankan Navy on Friday arrested eight fishermen from Pamban here for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters, officials said.

They have been taken to the Trincomalee naval camp, an official of the fisheries department here said.

Earlier this week, the Lankan navy had arrested 11 fishermen from this island for allegedly poaching in their waters.PTI COR SSN BN BN BN