The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has announced that Sri Lanka has successfully contained a fire that broke out in a fuel tanker that caught fire in the East Sea. They made the announcement in an announcement on their official Twitter account.

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) said it was able to put out the blaze on board the MV New Diamond around 7.00 pm tonight.

The Indian Coast Guard said in a statement that it had taken steps to prevent the tanker from sinking.

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