Moments Before They Drowned | News Beyond Headlines

A man survived the fury of Cyclone Tauktae to tell the tale of his heroic rescue at high sea and how he watched 11 of his crew being swallowed by the Arabian Sea. In 'News Beyond The Headlines', Chief Engineer of Tug Varaprada, Francis Simon tells Meghna Deka that this was a 'man made tragedy', which could have been avoided. When the desperate crew members pulled out the lifeboats, they realised they were punctured. We get you the last chilling video by crew member Suraj Chauhan, who perished in the sea. Francis was rescued by Indian Navy's INS Kolkata despite zero visibility and high-speed winds. Hear a survivor's tale of how apathy killed his crew.

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