A major accident took place near Mundra port in Kutch.

The container was being loaded and unloaded when the incident took place.

The incident took place at Mundra Port DP World MICT Terminal.

A major accident took place near Mundra port in Kutch. A large ship capsized in half at a private jetty. Due to which many containers fell into the sea. It is being said that the container was being loaded and unloaded when the incident took place.

A large ship capsized in half at a private jetty near Mundra port in Gujarat. Anarchy was created regarding this. The ship was loaded with foreign containers. The ship is damaged due to capsize. It is being informed that the incident took place at Mundra Port DP World MICT Terminal. The container was being loaded and unloaded when the incident took place. Several containers fell into the sea when the ship capsized.

Let us tell you that earlier, between Sahibganj in Jharkhand and Manihari Ghat in Katihar district of Bihar, a cargo ship lost its balance in the river Ganga, which caused a major accident. 10 people were missing in this incident. There were 14 trucks loaded with stone on board.

The incident occurred at DP World’s MICT Terminal at Mundra Port. As of late Sunday, the Sea Xpress was still alongside the terminal’s pier, according to AIS data provided by Pole Star.

Sea Xpress (ex name Atlantic Pioneer) is a 1999-built multipurpose ship with a capacity of 17,500 dwt. She is operated by a UAE-based ship management firm. Her inspection record is relatively clean, except for an in-port ballast water violation issued in 2021 and a hull corrosion deficiency noted in March 2022. 
In recent months, she has been on a steady rotation between Port Sudan, Jeddah, Berbera, Sharjah, Jebel Ali and Mundra. 

Source : pipanews