Indian Navy Statement : At about 1115 hrs on 09 May 14, a loud noise was heard in the Boiler Room of INS Ganga, while the ship was in drydock undergoing repairs / refit. The cause of the loud noise is possibly due to gas accumulation.
There has been no fire or any damage to any equipment in the ship. Two sailors and two civilian dockyard workers were taken to hospital, only for precautionary checkup and have been immediately discharged. The situation is normal.