April, 2012 – One Dead, 6 Injured in Explosion on Chemical Tanke

An explosion on board the chemical tanker ‘Royal Diamond 7’ killed a South Korean crew member and injured six, including two foreigners and four Indians, on Saturday morning near the Mumbai coast. The Directorate General of Shipping (DG Shipping) has ordered an inquiry into the matter as there was another explosion in the same storage area of the vessel just a week ago. There were no casualties or injuries then.