Minister of State for Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan visited the shipyard this morning and took track of the situation on board “SagarBhushan,” a day after the ONGC ship was hit by the explosion while it was undergoing repair.
“The Honble Minister instructed CSL to conduct a thorough investigation and ascertain the root cause and report the details to Ministry of Shipping,” a CSL statement said here.
Talking to reporters, the Minister said there was an explosion but there was no sign of fire inside the ship. He said the CSL has begun a high level internal inquiry into the incident. Technical investigations are being carried out by DG Shipping and Factories and Boilers Department.