Dubai: The crew of a second ship, Maharshi Bhavatreya, which has been stranded off Dubai for months, will be going for dry docking this month and will get a crew change, the ship’s owner Varun Shipping has told local authorities in Dubai.
This is the second ship belonging to India’s Varun Shipping to have crew stranded off Dubai. A total of 16 crew onboard the Maharshi Devatreya were stranded off Dubai for close to a year. Seven of them have just returned home to India. [08/07/14]
Stranded crew set for repatriation