Disabled off Delft Island
The Indian fishing Trawler TN11MFB211 became disabled off Neduntheevu, Sri Lanka (Delft Island). The trawler’s engine had stalled in rough seas and was adrift. The Sri Lanka Navy spotted the trawler and directed a patrol vessel to the scene. The patrol vessel rendered assistance to the 4 crew of the trawler and took the it under tow. The vessel was delivered to the Indian Coast Guard who towed the vessel back to its home port. No reports of injury or pollution being released.