Indian Coast Guard Saves Wounded Filipino From Liberian Ship In Arabian Sea

Indian Coast Guard

17 February 2023

On February 13th, a Filipino citizen was saved by the Indian Coast Guard from a merchant ship off the Gujarat coast. Around 7:20 p.m. the ICG ship Ankit made contact with the boat. After suffering head injuries, the 57-year-old fell unconscious. He was taken to a hospital in Porbandar around 11 p.m. by the Coast Guard after being rescued from the Liberian ship MV Irenes Ray in the Arabian Sea. Afterwards, for more medical attention, he was brought to Rajkot.

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