Tamil Diplomat

Seek release of Tamil Nadu fishermen’s boats

Paataaly Makkal Katchi Leader S Ramadas has urged the Indian governemnt to raise the issue of Tamil Nadu fishermen with the new Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena.

He added that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi must demand the releases of the boats of the Tamil Nadu fishermen presently in Sri Lanka’s custody. He also stated that since this issue came under the authority of the Lankan President, he needs no legal or political opinion and could release the boats.