Fire on board Container ship.

Fire erupted on board of container ship X-PRESS GODAVARI, anchored off Kolkata, eastern India, Bay of Bengal, in the morning of September 28, on arrival from Port Klang, Malaysia.


The cause of the fire is unknown but obviously erupted from one or many of the 506 containers on board the ship. The emergency was responded by the Indian Coast Guard ships and planes as of 0900 UTV September 28. Currently, the fire has been put out and the vessel is under way approaching Kolkata.  

Source: FleetMon

Louis Gyan Kofi
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