Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard, Navy come to rescue rain-hit population in Uttara Kannada

A navy helicopter was pressed into service in Sunkasale near Ankola after 15 tourists were stranded in a partially submerged hotel.

published on : 23rd July 2021

New commander assumes office at Coast Guard Station

Commandant Sreekumar G assumed command of the Indian Coast Guard Station Vizhinjam from Commandant V K Varghese in a ceremony held at the station.

published on : 16th July 2021

Merchant vessel off Kerala coast faces power outage, asks Indian Coast Guard for help

A team of officials from the Cochin Shipyard Limited (CSL) has reached the vessel -- which has a total of 14 crew members -- to rectify the power outage issue.

published on : 18th June 2021

Coast Guard ships, aircrafts on alert for pollution response after 10,000 litre oil spill reported

Informing about the response Indian Coast Guard said, 'pollution response team at Chennai has been alerted and kept on standby.'

published on : 17th June 2021

Coast Guard rescues crew of sinking ship off Raigad coast in Maharashtra

When the distress message was received from barge merchant vessel called "Mangalam", two Chetak helicopters and one ship were launched from Daman by ICG.

published on : 17th June 2021

Indian Coast Guard east region gets new chief 

Inspector General Anand Prakash Badola took over charge of Coast Guard region (East) in Chennai on Friday.

published on : 12th June 2021

Coast Guard rescues TN, Kerala fishermen

The fishing boat had taken shelter in Porbandar on May 14 due to Cyclone Tauktae.

published on : 28th May 2021

Indian Coast Guard ships, Sri Lankan tugs battle blaze on vessel off Colombo port

No oil spill has been reported, said the Indian Coast Guard

published on : 27th May 2021

Indian Coast Guard on alert over oil spill threat after vessel catches fire off Lankan coast

The container vessel is holding about 325 metric tons of fuel in its tanks, which is likely to pose an oil spill threat

published on : 26th May 2021

Yass: Navy puts on standby four naval warships; Bengal, Odisha brace for another cyclone

The Indian Navy said eight flood relief teams and four diving teams are positioned at Odisha and West Bengal to augment the existing resources.

published on : 22nd May 2021

22 out of 75 missing from sunk barge confirmed dead: Sources 

The barge 'Papaa-305' had 261 persons on board when it got caught in the storm.

published on : 19th May 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: All fishing boats returned to Maharashtra, Gujarat ports, says Coast Guard

According to the India Meteorological Department, Tauktae has intensified into a 'very severe cyclonic storm' and is very likely to reach the Gujarat coast in the evening hours of Monday.

published on : 16th May 2021

Cyclone Tauktae: Indian Coast Guard says all but 19 fishing boats have returned to ports in Maharashtra, Gujarat

The IMD said squally wind with speed reaching 40-50 kmph gusting to 60 kmph is likely over the northeast Arabian Sea and along and off south Gujarat and Daman and Diu coasts from Sunday morning.

published on : 16th May 2021

Indian Coast Guard locates missing TN boat from Goa

Four days after a fishing boat, Mercedes, went missing, the Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday located it about 1,100 km (590 miles) from Goa, after a massive search operation.

published on : 29th April 2021

On day 5 of search operation, Coast Guard locates missing fishing boat 'Mercedes', crew safe

An ICG Dornier located and corroborated the presence of the fishing boat, the crew members are safe, said the Coast Guard.  

published on : 28th April 2021
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