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Thursday, February 09, 2012 - 7.30 GMT

More SL fishermen released


More Sri Lankan fishermen who were detained by authorities of Andhra Pradesh have been released.

Accordingly, 15 fishermen who were released by the authorities will arrive in Point Pedro and Trincomalee areas tomorrow (Feb. 10).

Three vessels used by the fishermen have also been released.

With the latest release the number of Sri Lankan fishermen held in Indian custody has reduced to six who are detained in Tamil Nadu.





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