Sailors insubordinate on Naval ship, disembarked

The incidence took place when the ship was on a routine deployment off Paradip, in the Bay of Bengal.

Published: 10th March 2017 08:33 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th March 2017 08:33 AM   |  A+A-

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NEW DELHI: In an exceptional incidence of indiscipline, four young sailors of survey ship INS Sandhayak were disembarked from the ship after an incidence of insubordination on Wednesday, said sources in Navy.

"An inquiry has been ordered to investigate into the incident as there is no scope for tolerance for such incidents," said an officer on Thursday

The incidence took place when the ship was on a routine deployment off Paradip, in the Bay of Bengal.

"The ship has been directed to disembark personnel involved in the incident to facilitate progress of investigation before she resumes her assigned task," the officer added.

AINS Sandhayak is hydrographic survey ship of the Navy operational under the Eastern Naval Command.

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