Sri Lanka to release 85 fishermen: MEA

All 85 fishermen, who are in custody of the Sri Lankan Government, would be released soon, said the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) official spokesperson Gopal Bagley on Thursday. He added that the Government of Sri Lanka has informed the High Commission of India in Colombo that all 85 Indian fishermen, currently in custody, will be released. They are awaiting further orders within Sri Lanka in this regard.