Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking vessel in Diu

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Indian Coast Guard during resue operation. (Image courtesy: Twitter/ @IndiaCoastGuard)
Indian Coast Guard during resue operation. (Image courtesy: Twitter/ @IndiaCoastGuard)

Silvassa (Daman and Diu) [India], September 14 (ANI): The Indian Coast Guard on Monday saved the lives of seven crew members who were onboard a sinking vessel, IFB Ram aground off Diu.

According to the Indian Coast Guard, all the personnel are safe.

"#SAR In a daring night rescue operation amidst challenging weather @IndiaCoastGuard indigenous advanced light helicopter rescued 7 crew from distressed IFB Ram aground off Diu. All personnel safe #HarKaamDeshKeNaam @DefenceMinIndia @SpokespersonMoD @Min_FAHD," the Indian Cost Guard tweeted.

Earlier on September 3, a man was rescued from a fishing boat by the Indian Coast Guard near Mumbai's Arnalapada. (ANI)

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