Women and children from Pallwettithurai area in Trincomalee and 67 individuals were rescued by the Indian fishermen. It was revealed for the past 17 days all these Lankans suffers from the starving.
61 Tamil nationals, 4 Sinhala nationals were among the rescued. These individuals have began their journey towards Australia from the Point Pedro harbor.
Group of fishermen from Nagai area went for fishing yesterday saw these individuals and feed them with their food and also taken them towards sea shore.
All these individuals are residents of Jaffna and several other areas. Police hold investigations against them and schedule to produce before the courts today.