Cargo ship beached by storm, western India

General cargo ship NAND APARMA was grounded by storm some 60 nm north of Mumbai, West India, early in themorning Aug 3, while en route from Hazira to Dharmantar port with some 2000 tons of steel coil. The ship high and dry on a coastline, 13 crew understood safe, awaiting weather improvement for refloating.
General cargo ship NAND APARMA, IMO 9082087, dwt 2277, built 1972, flag India, manager ARKAY SEA LOGISTICS LTD.



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