|Abandonment ID:|| 00429|
|Ship name:||M.V. Nezha|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7392593|
|Port of abandonment:||Iskendrun/Antalya, Turkey|
|Abandonment date:||December 2019|
|Notification date:||30 March 2020|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||Non-governmental Organization (ISWAN)|
|No. of Seafarers:||13|
|Nationalities:||Egypt(1); India(6); Syrian Arab Republic(6)|
|Circumstances:||This case is not considered to be COVID-19 related.|
Unpaid wages. Want repatriation.
The ship is sailing from Iskendrun to Antalya.
Indian seafarers require sign off due to abuse from the Captain, no salary for 2 months, and safety issues on the vessel.
Suggested to file a complaint at www.madad.gov.in, wirte to flag state and P&I Club.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
Outstanding payment is USD 3,550.
|Comments and Observations:||Non-governmental Organization (1 September 2020)|
Based on updates received from crew on 12th August, the crew is still waiting for repatriation, and wages have been paid till month of May.
Non-governmental Organization (2 September 2020)
Based on updates from crew on 1 September 2020, the outstanding wages have been cleared and crew is now waiting for sign off. There are challenges due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.