Private Contractor AFCONS issues statement: Shares grief and announces ex-gratia for kin of deceased

AFCONS has released a statement saying it is its moral duty to support not just the families of the deceased persons on its direct rolls but also families of all deceased persons who were employed with the sub-contractors. The company has shared its anguish of the affected families saying the calamity arose from the fury of cyclone Tauktae. The ONGC barge, which had been contracted to a private company, sank off the coast of Mumbai. The question that remains to be answered is why no action was taken when the Coast Guard says that it had sent out warnings well in time? Watch the full video to know more about this story and stay updated with the latest news on Times Now!