ANC vessel extends assistance to MV Chouldari

Port Blair
20 May 2018

The vessel of the Directorate of Shipping Services, MV Chouldari, developed a leak below waterline at Rangat recently. INS Bangaram of the Andaman and Nicobar Command provided immediate assistance to the distressed ship. The leak was successfully arrested under testing conditions. A Damage Control Team with equipment from INS Bangaram was positioned onboard MV Chauldari for any emergency and the distressed ship was escorted safely to Phoenix Bay in Port Blair on Saturday.