1 dead in oil tanker fire off Gujarat coast
Kandla (Gujarat) , Jan. 18 : One of the two injured crew members, in the massive fire that broke out on Wednesday on board MT Genessa oil tanker, lost his life on Thursday evening.
Two members sustained severe injuries and one of them lost his life.
Three Indian Coast Guard (ICG) vessels, nine Tugs from KPT, Reliance, Essar, Adani and ICG Dornier were deployed to douse the off the flames at MT Genessa oil tanker.
As per reports, the merchant navy tanker was carrying 30,000 tonnes of high-speed diesel.