India News

Three sailors killed in explosion on Indian naval ship

MUMBAI, Jan 18 – Three Indian Navy personnel were killed in an explosion on a ship at a naval dockyard in Mumbai on Tuesday, the navy said.

Advertisements

IN PUBLIC INTEREST

*Cover your face with masks to prevent transmission of droplets carrying coronavirus
*Exercise social distancing
*Wash your hands frequently
*Sanitize your hands

STAY HOME & STAY SAFE!

 

It gave no reason for the blast but said a board of inquiry would investigate.

Advertisements

Azadi Ka Amrit Celebrations India

“The ship’s crew responded immediately and quickly brought the situation under control. No major material damage has been reported,” the navy said in a statement.

Advertisements

AZADI KA AMRIT CELEBRATIONS IN INDIA

The explosion happened in an internal compartment on board a naval vessel, Ranvir, which had been on operational deployment from the Eastern Naval Command since November and was due to return to base port shortly, the statement said.Reporting by Nigam Prusty and Nupur Anand; Editing by Gareth Jones

Our Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.

REUTERS

JAN 18, 2022

https://www.reuters.com/world/india/three-sailors-killed-explosion-indian-naval-ship-2022-01-18/

Categories: India News

Tagged as: ,

Leave a Reply