Crew on gas tanker seek help after 13 months at sea

Mar 10 2022


Five crewmen of a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tanker were brought ashore by the navy and labour officials after one of them requested help, saying he had been 13 months at sea without shore leave.

 

 

 

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