Navy submarine INS Sindhuratna Mishap


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NEW DELHI: There are reports of yet another mishap on a Navy submarine off Mumbai coast. According to TV reports, four to five sailors have been injured after smoke was detected on submarine INS Sindhuratna.

The injured sailors have been taken to Navy hospital. The sailors were injured after they inhaled smoke on board the submarine.

The mishap happened when the submarine was on a sea-testing exercise.

In August 2013, INS Sindhurakshak had sunk in the Mumbai naval harbour after an explosion probably in its torpedo section killing all 18 personnel on board.