During 7-13 May 19, one Category 41 incident of armed robbery against ship was reported at Port Deendayal (Kandla) outer anchorage, India. The location of the incident is shown in map below; and detailed description tabulated in attachment
2210 hrs 22° 46.8' N, 70° 2.8’ E
Deendayal Port (Kandla) outer anchorage, India
While at anchor, seven unarmed perpetrators boarded the tanker from a red boat. They approached the midship starboard from the bow. They stole two pieces of 10 inches x 12 inches cargo reducers from midship starboard side manifold area. The master raised the alarm, sounded the ship’s whistle, mustered the crew and reported the incident to the ship’s agent, Marine Police, Indian Coast Guard (ICG) and Kandla port authority. The crew was not injured.