|Abandonment ID:|| 00662|
|7-digit IMO no.:||9500132|
|Port of abandonment:||Sharjah, UAE|
|Abandonment date:||1 May 2022|
|Notification date:||24 June 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||22|
|Circumstances:||11 seafarers are owed wages for 3 months (March – May) and the current days of June. In addition to this their Leave pay that has not been paid to them. The 11 seafarers want to be repatriated home.|
The remaining seafarers appear to have joined the vessel at the end of March and have outstanding wages for April and May.
There are actually 34 crew on board at this moment, all
Pakistan nationals, but 12 are relievers
|Actions taken:||7 June 2022: Flag State informed|
Owners and managers contacted, and the Flag state and UAE maritime authorities informed.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
11 seafarers want to be repatriated.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
The total wages outstanding is US$187,258.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (25 July 2022)|
All 11 seafarers who made the MLC complaint have been paid their outstanding wages and repatriated home.