The fishermen from Tamil Nadu were later taken to Kankesanthurai in the island nation.
The assessment revealed that Tharindu Kaushal’s Doosra was found to exceed the 15-degree level.
Over 180 people displaced by the earth slip have been accommodated temporarily, National Disaster Management Centre officials said.
The Navy said it assisted the Sri Lankan coastal guards in the seas off Kovilan Point to nab the fishermen last night.
Sri Lanka accuses fishermen from Tamil Nadu of straying into their territorial waters, while the latter maintain they are only fishing in their traditional areas, especially around Katchatheevu, an islet ceded to Colombo in 1974.
The Sri Lankan government has not yet committed itself to the OISL recommendations, but its response, appended to the report, does not argue against them either.
Zeid Raad al-Hussein pointed to horrific abuses during the conflict, including torture, executions, and sexual abuse by security forces, as well as suicide attacks, assassinations and recruitment of child soldiers by rebels.
Jerome Jayaratne, a former Under 19 international, will be in charge of the team for the West Indies tour in October.
Courtesy his knock, Surrey managed to post a stiff total of 300/5 in the alotted 50 overs.
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Wickremesinghe has spoken in favour of a land bridge between Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu and Thalaimannar on Sri Lanka’s western coast.
In 2005, Kumaratunga had given up the reins of her party, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, to Rajapaksa, after serving as president for 11 years, and retired from political life.
Marvan Atapattu was appointed head coach in October 2014 and before that he held positions of interim coach and batting coach.
Tharindu Kaushal will have to undergo a test on his action within 14 days but will be allowed to continue bowling.
New-look India win series in SL after 22 years— their first on foreign soil since 2011 — in thrilling fashion.