16 February 2019 - 23:03
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Six crew members of sunken dhow rescued in Asaluyeh

Bushehr, Feb 16, IRNA - Director General of Ports and Maritime Affairs Organization of Bushehr province announced that with the efforts and timely action of the saviors of the port six crew members of a sunken dhow were rescued in the coastal waters of Asaluyeh.

According to IRNA, Siavash Arjomandzadeh told reporters on Saturday that, following a telephone call from crew members with control tower at Asaluyeh's sea of traffic control on technical problem and severe inundation, the rescue unit was deployed to the area.

He went on to say, ”The team deployed 30 minutes after warning, saving all 6 crew members.”

Arjomindzadeh said that the abundant efforts of rescuers failed to prevent the drowning of dhow en route from Genaveh to Dubai.

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