Captain over boarded from a Cyprus flag vessel at Port of Chittagong and found missing. This incident occurred on Monday night around 7-45 pm at jetty no-7 of Chittagong Port.
The name of the missing Captain is Mr.Marcupolos Vasileos. He was 57 years old. This Greek citizen was employed as a Master on board “MV Evnia”. This ship was brought to alongside at port jetty on Monday with around 28458 metric ton of steel pipe and equipment from China.
As per local source while taking draft with the help of the Jacob ladder he slept his step & fall down into the river. The rescue operation was initiated by the coast guard & port team as soon as the incident occurred. But of the missing Captain not yet found.
Harbour Master Capt. Zahirul Islam informed us that Chittagong port will continue their rescue operations using their all resources.