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The local women said that they are scared of going out to relieve themselves due to lack of toilets in the village.
As the tanker was carrying 34,000 tonnes of high-speed diesel, the ICG had cordoned the vessel using tugs to avoid possible oil spill in the sea.
By K J M Varma Beijing, Jan 19 (PTI) China has planned to deploy robots to probe the wreckage of the Iranian oil tanker which exploded off its coast...
The International Energy Agency said in its monthly market report that US oil production will push past 10 million barrels a day in 2018.
One of the rescued crew members who suffered burn injuries onboard the diesel-laden merchant navy tanker that caught fire yesterday off the Gujarat coast has died in hospital.
Earlier on Wednesday, the ICG evacuated 26 crew members of an oil tanker after a major fire broke out on it.
A fire was reported on a merchant navy oil tanker carrying 30,000 tonnes of high-speed diesel off the Gujarat coast but there were not casualties, a defence spokesperson said.
Brent crude futures were at $69.07 a barrel at 0441 GMT, down from a high of $69.37 earlier in the day and 18 cents below their last close.
To meet its growing fuel demand India, the world's third-biggest oil consumer, raised its refining capacity in the second half of 2017.
China today dismissed as "untrue and irresponsible" the criticism that it made inadequate efforts to save 32 crew members who died after an Iranian oil tanker exploded and sank.
The refinery is expected to change the growth landscape of Rajasthan and western parts of the state in particular.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the commencement of the work of an oil refinery in Rajasthan's Barmer district.
The spokesman said the fire ceased around noon. Earlier footage showed huge clouds of thick smoke rising from the oil slick.
Chinese state media say a pool of oil from a sunken tanker is burning in the East China Sea.
Consuming coconut oil daily for just four weeks may lower the risk of heart disease and stroke, suggests a recent study.