Protests erupt as Sri Lankan Navy allegedly shots Indian fisherman

An Indian fisherman was shot dead allegedly by the Sri Lankan navy while he was fishing at a short distance off Katchatheevu islet on Monday. Meanwhile, Thamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi party workers climbed tower in protest against Sri Lankan Navy in Rameswaram. The Tamil Nadu Government has announced Rs 5 lakh for the deceased and 1 lakh for the fisherman injured in shooting by the Sri Lankan Navy.