Trouble over an island with a shrine dedicated to St Anthony, patron saint of reconciliation and seafarers

Trouble over an island with a shrine dedicated to St Anthony, patron saint of reconciliation and seafarers

Trouble over an island with a shrine dedicated to St Anthony, patron saint of reconciliation and seafarers The political decisions over Katchatheevu island have become an election talking point, but the uninhabited island has a long cultural history “The island might be located about 18 miles east of Pamban. But I do not know where Pamban is located,” India’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru told the Upper House of the Parliament in 1960, when some members raised concerns over attempts …