AG files indictment against 'MT New Diamond’ Captain | Daily News


 

AG files indictment against 'MT New Diamond’ Captain

Attorney General Dappula De Livera had filed an indictment in the Colombo High Court against the Greek nation Captain of the blazed crude oil tanker ‘Mt New Diamond’ vessel over the incident.

Coordinating Officer to the Attorney General State Counsel Nishara Jayaratne told the news media that the indictment was filed comprising two charges for marine pollution caused by the oil spill from the vessel and the failure to report in violation under section 26 and 38 of the Marine Pollution Prevention Act. No 35 of 2008.