Indian coast guard allegedly abuses Tamil Nadu fishermen for speaking in Tamil

Indian coast guard allegedly abuses Tamil Nadu fishermen for speaking in Tamil

Nov. 14, 2017, 12:54 p.m.

6 fishermen in Rameshwaram went on their daily duty into the sea early in the morning on Nov 13 when the Indian coast guard allegedly stalled them to question. The guard is reported to have shot them when they did not stop. Post which, during inquiry, when the fishermen spoke in Tamil, the guard reportedly abused them for not talking in Hindi or English.