Cooperation is being promoted between Sri Lanka and Indonesia in the Fisheries sector.
A special discussion in this connection was held at the Fisheries Ministry between Indonesian Ambassador Daffer Hussain and Minister Rajitha Senaratne. The Minister said that there has been significant development in the fisheries sector during the past seven months. The Minister said that more attention is being given for international fisheries activities due to this situation. The Indonesian Ambassador said that Indonesia is taking measures to provide relief for the Sri Lankan fishermen who drift to international waters.