Indian cargo ship listed, abandoned off Colombo

General cargo ship MUTHA PIONEER developed heavy portside list on Jun 26 some 1.5 nm off Colombo, Sri Lanka. 11 crew were rescued by Sri Lanka Navy ships, present status and condition of MUTHA PIONEER, as of 1330 UTC Jun 26, are unknown. Photo Sri Lanka Mirror
General cargo ship MUTHA PIONEER, IMO 8408272, dwt 2357, built 1984, flag Dominica, manager MOHAN MUTHA EXPORTS PVT. LTD., India.



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