Kaushal Silva made an unbeaten 79 and Dimuth Karunaratne 50 for the touring side after Jonny Bairstow’s 167 not out.
The fishermen, all of whom are from this coastal village, had put out to sea last night, he said.
England head into the third Test against Sri Lanka with an unassailable 2-0 series lead, and Joe Root said he hoped to target a big score.
Sirisena has ordered a probe with the police’s Crime Investigation Department carrying out investigations.
The fire broke out Sunday night at the Salawa army camp about 22 miles (35 kilometers) east of Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to help release the four Indian fishermen, who were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy earlier on Thursday.
Following the attack on Journalist Freddy Gamage, the Committee to Protect Journalists has asked Sri Lankan authorities to conduct a proper investigation.
The Loan provides an important opportunity to re-set macroeconomic policies, address key vulnerabilities, boost reserves, and support stability and resilience, says IMF deputy managing director and acting chair Zhu Min.
The fishermen had allegedly crossed the International Maritime Boundary Line and will be handed over to Sri Lanka’s Jaffna Fisheries Inspector.
Shaminda Eranga must have his action tested at an ICC accredited centre within 14 days but can continue bowling until the result is known.
As England took 2-0 lead in the three Test match series, Alastair Cook became first from England and 12th cricketer to reach the milestone.
England beat Sri Lanka by nine wickets in the second Test to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
Captain Angelo Mathews led from the front with a combative 80, sharing a partnership of 82 with Kaushal Silva, who made 60.
At the end of day 3, Sri Lanka were 309/5 with brave fight coming in finally from the visitors to avoid a second consecutive follow-on defeat
James Anderson claimed 10 wickets against Sri Lanka to take his tally to 443 and become the sixth-highest wicket-taker in tests.