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Navy chief to visit dockyard where fire broke out
By IANS | Bharat Defence Kavach | Publish Date: 8/14/2013 12:00:00 AM
Navy chief to visit dockyard where fire broke out

New Delhi : Navy chief Admiral D.K. Joshi will visit the naval dockyard in Mumbai where an explosion rocked an Indian Navy submarine that caught fire, informed sources said.

"Navy chief will be visiting the dockyard," sources said.

Sources said that the navy chief is expected to visit the dockyard Wednesday and take stock of the situation.

Sources added 18 sailors were feared to be trapped in the vessel.

Earlier, a navy spokesman confirmed that a incident of fire was reported "in one of the Indian naval unit in naval dockyard Mumbai".

Naval and civil fire tenders were pressed into service to bring the fire into control.

A huge explosion accompanied by a fire rocked INS Sindhurakshak submarine, docked in the high security Naval dockyard.

The cause of the explosion and blaze, as well as the extent of damage to the submarine and naval properties, is still not known.


Navy chief to visit dockyard where fire broke out


भारत डिफेंस कवच की नई हिन्दी पत्रिका ‘डिफेंस मॉनिटर’ का ताजा अंक ऊपर दर्शाया गया है। इसके पहले दस पन्ने आप मुफ्त देख सकते हैं। पूरी पत्रिका पढ़ने के लिए कुछ राशि का भुगतान करना होता है। पुराने अंक आप पूरी तरह फ्री पढ़ सकते हैं। पत्रिका के अंकों पर क्लिक करें और देखें। -संपादक

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