Court Martial against Commanding officer of INS Sindhuratna


New Delhi: Court Martial has been ordered against the commanding officer of INS Sindhuratna and seven Navy officers have been found guilty in the INS Sindhuratna tragedy which killed two navy sailors.

Six officers were found culpable in the accident by a board of inquiry and were awarded letter of severe displeasure (LOSD) by the navy chief.

Two sailors were killed and seven members were evacuated from the ship. Preliminary investigations revealed that fire in some cables led to smoke in the ship.