Drowned sailor’s parents commit suicide, blame govt

In a heart-wrenching incident, the parents of a sailor, one among the five who drowned after oiltanker MT Pratibha Cauvery ran aground on October 31, have committed suicide.

Pratibha Cauvery case: Two officials of local agent arrested

Two officials working with the local agent of oil tanker Pratibha Cauvery, which ran aground last month, were arrested on Tuesday, police said.

Grounded ship Pratibha Cauvery salvaged in Tamil Nadu

Bringing a huge sigh of relief to shipping and port officials, the oil tanker which ran aground near here has been salvaged and is being pulled towards mid-sea by the towing vessel.