25 November 2011
Rangoon (Mizzima) – A total of 142 Burmese marine workers who were adrift
at sea and then stranded in India will return home in two batches this week.
The marine workers were adrift on their tiger-shaped rafts after a sudden storm
at sea near Phyapon Township in Irrawaddy Region in March. After rescue,
they were stranded in India.