Mishap involving Navy warship; Commander dies

Posted on Mar 7 2014 - 9:18pm by IBC News
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Mumbai, Mar 7 The Indian navy suffered yet another mishap today with gas leakage in an under-construction warship in the Mazagaon Docks here, claiming the life of a Commander and hospitalisation of two dockyard employees.

In the 11th incident in seven months stalking naval assets, Commander Kuntal Wadhwa, 42, lost his life after he inhaled carbon dioxide that was leaking from a malfunctioning unit just a little after noon while undergoing trials in the Mazagon Dockyard Limited (MDL), officials said.

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