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Indians among 23 crew members on British tanker seized by Iran

TEHRAN: Indian nationals are among 23 people who were onboard the UK flagged oil tanker which was seized by Iran on Saturday, said cargo vessel owner Stena Bulk.

The company also said that the vessel is no longer under the control of the crew and remain uncontactable, reported CNN.

“There have been no reported injuries and the safety and welfare of our crew remain our primary focus,” Stena Bulk said in a statement. The 23 people on board are of Indian, Russian, Latvian and Filipino nationality.