Greater China

Wallem seafarer missing

Hong Kong: Hong Kong’s Wallem Shipmanagement has reported a seafarer has been involved in a man overboard incident. Motorman Mukesh Lala Fulbaria was reported missing from the MT Sigma Integrity at 0145 (West Australian time) Sunday, 27 July, approximately 80 nautical miles from the coast of Western Australia.

A marker with a life ring was thrown overboard and the crew of the MT Sigma Integrity commenced a search of the area. As yet he has not been found.

Motorman Mukesh Lala Fulbaria, an Indian national, was a Wallem employee for 13 years. The MT Sigma Integrity was on its way to the port of Kwinana in Western Australia. [28/07/14]

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