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Surveyor fell descending from anchored bulk carrier, died

Surveyor fell into the water and died on Dec 22 at outer anchorage off Payra port, Bangladesh, 65-year old surveyor boarded bulk carrier NERAIDA to survey cargo of coal, destined for a power plant. After he completed his work, he began descending to moored alongside bulk carrier lighter ship, which initially, took him to bulk carrier. He slipped and fell into the water. He was rescued sometime later and transported to the hospital, but declared dead.

Bulk Carrier NERAIDA is currently located at INDO – Malacca Strait at position 02° 50′ 22.9″ N, 100° 59′ 52.4″ E as reported by MarineTraffic Terrestrial Automatic Identification System on 2021-12-17 11:12 UTC (7 days, 1 hour ago)

The vessel departed from KARIANGAU, ID on 2021-12-11 23:13 LT (UTC +8) and is currently sailing at 9.6 knots in the Northwest direction

NERAIDA (IMO: 9272448) is a Bulk Carrier that was built in 2005 (16 years ago) and is sailing under the flag of Marshall Is.
Its carrying capacity is 55567 t DWT and her current draught is reported to be 11.6 meters. Her length overall (LOA) is 189.99 meters and her width is 32.26 meters.

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