Proposal submitted to Indian Lok Sabha to take back Katchatheevu


Demands for taking back Katchatheevu island from Sri Lanka was raised in the Indian Lok Sabha.

Raising the issue AIADMK Party’s K N Ramachandran expressed concern over alleged harassment of Tamil Nadu fishermen from Sri Lankan authorities.

He said as part of finding a permanent solution, India should take back the Katchatheevu island given to Sri Lanka in 1974 as suggested by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jeyaram.