(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The 7 fishermen and their boat which was reported missing were found at the Maldivian border today.
The fishermen had set off from the Galle Fisheries Harbour on a multi-day fishing boat on June 14.
The fishermen were identified as, A. B. Asela Chamantha (46) and K. H. Duminda Sudeen Kularatne (34) of Werellana; N.H. Susil Praneetha (46), W. Rohitha (47), and R.H. Kalidu Melanga Chandane (26) of Totagamuwa; S.H. Samantha (50) of Seenigama and A. Janitha Prasanna (27), of Telwatte.