|Abandonment ID:|| 00033|
|Ship name:||Sri Lakshmi|
|7-digit IMO no.:|| N/A|
|Port of abandonment:||Bahrain|
|Abandonment date:||12 October 2005|
|Notification date:||10 November 2005|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||11|
|Circumstances:||Ship sank off the coast of Bahrain, 11 Indian crew rescued by Bahraini Coast Guard. Owner nowhere to be found. Local Embassy and Dept of Shipping are not able to help fund the repatriation, nor are the flag state.|
ITF arranged repatriation at own cost.
No available information.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (14 July 2006)|
UPDATE: Seafarers all repatriated at ITF expense, no further information available.
ITF (21 January 2008)
As before, no further information available.
Crew repatriated, wages status unknown.
Sailing ship, no IMO number.