BANGLAR SHOURABH (Bangladesh, 8672gt) had two explosions
during tank cleaning at the outer anchorage of Chittagong, 24-June-2006.
Fire spread on the entire vessel causing several cracks in the hull.
Most of the 48-crew and 20-persons of cleaning gang
jumped into the water and were rescued later on.
Many persons were injured.
Two seamen are still missing.
Vessels from the Navy, CG and authorities brought the fire under control
after 3 hrs of efforts.
The vessel is gradually sinking.