Freighter pushed aground by storm, Sri Lanka

General cargo ship SRI LANKA GLORY ran aground or was pushed aground by storm, at Rumassala coast, Galle, Sri lanka, in the morning Jul 18. The ship was bound for Galle, understood she was anchored, and drifted aground after anchor dragged. 9 crew were rescued by Sri Lankan Navy.
General cargo ship SRI LANKA GLORY, IMO 9023081, dwt 2391, built 2003, flag ?, manager SHREE KRISHNA STEVEDORES, Mumbai (EQUASIS).



My name is Nikolay Torkin, I’m Merchant Marine Master, presently in command of feeder container ship trading in South East Asia. My family lives in Prague, Czech Republic. Mikhail provides me with daily accidents reports, I send him information with regards to accidents and container ships.