Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in Raigad in Maharashtra

Indian Coast Guard helicopter crashes in Raigad in Maharashtra

An Indian Navy Seaking helicopter with a medical team on-board has taken off to provide cover to Indian Coast Guard helicopter.

Mar 10, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
Fire onboard oil vessel off Gujarat coast, 26 crew members rescued by coast guard

Fire onboard oil vessel off Gujarat coast, 26 crew members rescued by coast guard

Two members have sustained burn injuries and are being treated for. The ICG are using tugs and rigs to fight out the blaze by pooling resources from Reliance, Adani, and Essar companies.

Jan 18, 2018, 00:10 AM IST
Mumbai ONGC chopper crash: Seventh body found; accident case registered

Mumbai ONGC chopper crash: Seventh body found; accident case registered

The body was located by the rescuers on the third day of search in the high seas, an Indian Coast Guard spokesperson said.

Jan 15, 2018, 21:41 PM IST
Dahanu boat mishap: Coast Guard calls off search ops as all students accounted for

Dahanu boat mishap: Coast Guard calls off search ops as all students accounted for

The Indian Coast Guard on Sunday called off the search and rescue operation after confirming that 32 of the 35 students on the boat were rescued while three drowned.

Jan 14, 2018, 17:28 PM IST
Boat capsizes in Maharashtra's Dahanu; 3 dead, 32 rescued, search on

Boat capsizes in Maharashtra's Dahanu; 3 dead, 32 rescued, search on

At least three girls drowned and five were missing after a private boat with 40 students capsized off the coast of Dahanu in Palghar district of Maharashtra on Saturday.

Jan 14, 2018, 00:01 AM IST
Pawan Hans chopper with 7 onboard crashes off Mumbai coast; 5 bodies found, search on

Pawan Hans chopper with 7 onboard crashes off Mumbai coast; 5 bodies found, search on

A Pawan Hans helicopter with at least five ONGC officials and two pilots on board crashed shortly after take-off from Juhu Airport on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 16:26 PM IST
ONGC's Pawanhans chopper crashes off Mumbai coast, four bodies recovered

ONGC's Pawanhans chopper crashes off Mumbai coast, four bodies recovered

The chopper lost contact with the ATC minutes after taking off from Juhu. The Indian Navy and Coast Guard have joined search operations.

Jan 13, 2018, 13:20 PM IST
Cyclone Ockhi: Indian Coast Guard steps up rescue and relief operations

Cyclone Ockhi: Indian Coast Guard steps up rescue and relief operations

Rescue and relief operations have been undertaken by Indian Coast Guard and Indian Navy after the cyclone hit southern districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

Dec 04, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Indian Coast Guard's brave attempt to rescue a fisherman | Watch video

Indian Coast Guard's brave attempt to rescue a fisherman | Watch video

A video of members of the Indian Coast Guard saving a fisherman during the Cyclone Ockhi has emerged on the social media.

Dec 03, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
Cyclone Ockhi: Lakshadweep MP alleges Navy, Coast Guard failed to respond promptly

Cyclone Ockhi: Lakshadweep MP alleges Navy, Coast Guard failed to respond promptly

Minicoy and Kalpeni islands were the worst hit by the cyclone and several houses there were severely damaged, Faizal said, adding no casualties have been reported so far.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:28 PM IST
Indian Coast Guard hovercraft vessel crashes into country boat, fisherman injured

Indian Coast Guard hovercraft vessel crashes into country boat, fisherman injured

An Indian Coast Guard hovercraft vessel crashed into a country boat on Sunday injuring a fisherman.

Nov 26, 2017, 13:46 PM IST
FIR against Indian Coast Guard for firing at Indian fishermen

FIR against Indian Coast Guard for firing at Indian fishermen

A fisherman from Rameswaram has accused the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) personnel firing at him and his associates while they were fishing on the high seas on Monday.

Nov 14, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
India hands over patrol vessel 'Varuna' to Sri Lanka

India hands over patrol vessel 'Varuna' to Sri Lanka

The patrol vessel was handed over to Rear Admiral Samantha Wimalathunge, the Director General of the Sri Lanka Coast Guard by Rajendra Singh, Director General of the Indian Coast Guard, at a ceremony here on Tuesday.

Sep 05, 2017, 17:45 PM IST

Indian Coast Guard saves 40 fishermen, 8 fishing boats from Gujarat coast

So far eight fishing boats and around 40 fishermen have been rescued and brought to safety with search and rescue mission by the Indian Coast Guard, after they were caught amid turbulent seas off the Gujarat coast on Wednesday.

Aug 31, 2017, 07:39 AM IST

Indian Coast Guard saves 40 fishermen from Gujarat coast

So far eight fishing boats and around 40 fishermen have been rescued and brought to safety with search and rescue mission by the Indian Coast Guard, after they were caught amid turbulent seas off the Gujarat coast on Wednesday.

Aug 31, 2017, 07:37 AM IST
India may have a new coastal security force

India may have a new coastal security force

India has a vast coastline of 7,516 km touching 13 states and Union Territories (UTs). It also has around 1,197 islands.

Aug 03, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Indian Coast Guard seizes 1500 kg drugs worth Rs 3,500 crore in Porbandar, Gujarat

Indian Coast Guard has seized 1500 kg of heroin worth Rs 3500 crore off the Gujarat coast.

Jul 30, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

ICG seizes 1,500 kgs heroin worth Rs 3,500 crore off Gujarat coast

Indian Coast Guard has seized 1,500 kgs of heroin from a merchant vessel off the Gujarat coast.

Jul 30, 2017, 15:09 PM IST
Mobile app for search at sea launched

Mobile app for search at sea launched

However, in such exigencies, quick action is vital and hence this mobile app has been developed to make this system conveniently available to all, the INCOIS said in a statement here.
 

Jul 10, 2017, 20:57 PM IST
4 rescued, 23 stuck on barge in Karnataka

4 rescued, 23 stuck on barge in Karnataka

A Coast Guard ship rescued four of the 27 workers on Barge Ibis, while 23 of them were still stranded when rescue operation was called off due to inclement weather.
 

Jun 04, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

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