Two Indian seamen, crew members of chemical tanker NORD MAGIC anchored at Chittagong Anchorage, died at night on Jun 17, while checking an empty cargo tank, say local sources. They’ve been taken to hospital and declared dead on arrival. Probably they died from asphyxiation.
The tanker arrived at Chittagong on Jun 15, probably in ballast, after offloading a cargo of soybean oil. 25 crew includes 21 Indian nationalities, 2 Filipino, 1 Danish, and 1 Lithuanian.
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Sources: Maritime Security + Marine Traffic