Pakistan Navy, PMSA Rescue Crew Of MV Suvari H In Joint Operation
Muhammad Irfan 2 months ago Mon 02nd August 2021 | 12:10 AM
KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Aug, 2021 ) :Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) Sunday conducted a joint operation at 180 Nautical Miles South of Karachi and rescued crew of MV SUVARI H.
Emergency messages were sent by the crew before sinking, the messages were received by a nearby cargo ship, MT Elan Vital, and five crew members were immediately rescued.
Pakistan Navy and PMSA aircraft initially identified eight crew members and later five more crew members were rescued with the help of a life raft. The identification of more members was reported to the nearby ship MT DESH ABHIMAAN, which rescued five more members.
So far, 15 out of 18 crew members have been rescued as a result of the efforts of Pakistan Navy and PMSA, while Pakistan Navy and PMSA are conducting search operations through ships and aircrafts to find three other members. All crew of the sunk ship belongs to Syria, the ship was carrying cargo from India to Somalia.