Indian Cargo Ship Sinks in Arabian Sea

7 June 2009 (Last Updated June 7th, 2009 18:30)

A loaded Indian cargo ship has sunk in the Arabian Sea, about 70 nautical miles off Sacotra Island in Yemen. The 11 crew members of the ship, which was carrying 450t of foodstuffs along with 12 cars and other materials, were rescued by another vessel. The cargo was intended for t

A loaded Indian cargo ship has sunk in the Arabian Sea, about 70 nautical miles off Sacotra Island in Yemen.

The 11 crew members of the ship, which was carrying 450t of foodstuffs along with 12 cars and other materials, were rescued by another vessel.

The cargo was intended for two Yemeni migrant merchants based in the UAE.