Smoke detected from INS Talwar's Main Engine Room in Mumbai
INS Talwar is undergoing a refit at Naval Dockyard Mumbai
INS Talwar. Pic courtesy/YouTube
The lead ship of the Talwar-class frigates of the Indian Navy, INS Talwar, detected smoke in the Main Engine Room (MER) on Thursday. INS Talwar is undergoing a refit at Naval Dockyard Mumbai.
The smoke emerged because of the recent welding which the ship underwent on 2 April 2018. As a precautionary measure, actions were taken, including calling the Dockyard fire brigades.
After the source of the smoke was identified, it was immediately extinguished using onboard portable extinguishers.
(Edited by mid-day online desk, with inputs from PTI)
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