Katchatheevu Island

  • Sri Lanka must remove vessels near Katchatheevu: Vaiko 02-06-2013 03:25 AM

    Chennai: MDMK general secretary Vaiko on Saturday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ensure the immediate removal of Sri Lankan naval vessels from Katchatheevu island. In a letter to Singh, Vaiko said there were reports that Chinese vessels and Chinese navy personnel in Sri Lankan vessels had been spotted in...
  • Summon SL envoy over attack on Indian fishermen: Jaya 26-03-2013 02:10 PM

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has demanded that india should summon the Sri Lankan envoy over Sri Lankan Navy attacks on Tamil fishermen. She has urged for withdrawal of 1974 agreement with Sri Lanka. She has revived the demand for retrieval of Katchatheevu, an island on the Palk Strait...