INDIAN NAVY’S MISSION DEPLOYED PLATFORMS RESPOND TO A HIJACKING INCIDENT IN THE ARABIAN SEA

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INDIAN NAVY’S MISSION DEPLOYED PLATFORMS RESPOND TO A HIJACKING INCIDENT IN THE ARABIAN SEA

By PIB Delhi

Indian Navy’s Mission Deployed platforms responded swiftly to a maritime incident in the Arabian Sea involving a hijacking attempt onboard Liberia Flagged bulk carrier. The vessel had sent a message on the UKMTO portal indicating boarding by approximately five to six unknown armed personnel in the evening on 04 Jan 24.

Responding swiftly to the developing situation, the Indian Navy launched a Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA) and diverted INS Chennai deployed for Maritime Security Operations to assist the vessel.

The aircraft overflew the vessel on the early morning of 05 Jan 24 and established contact with the vessel, ascertaining the Safety of the crew.

Naval aircraft continues to monitor movement and INS Chennai is closing the vessel to render assistance.

The overall situation is being closely monitored, in coordination with other agencies/ MNF in the area.

The Indian Navy remains committed to ensuring the safety of merchant shipping in the region along with international partners and friendly foreign countries

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