Sanchi


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Sanchi

A Burmese unit of length equivalent to 0.079375 millimeters.
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Tenders are invited for Execution of work with material under mwc (sr) to adarsh smarak buddhist monument at sanchi, distt.
Caption: OPENING UP--The "black box" recovered from the Iranian tanker Sanchi before it sank last month was opened in Shanghai last week in the presence of officials from Iran (owner of the Sanchi), Panama (where the Sanchi was registered), China (where the collision took place) and Hong Kong (where the other ship, Chrystal, was owned and registered).
The Panama-registered Sanchi was carrying 136,000 tons of light crude oil a about one million barrels a from Iran before colliding with Hong Kong-registered bulk freighter the CF Crystal on Jan.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Deputy Road and Urban Development Minister Mohammad Rastad announced that the black box of the country's sunken oil tanker, Sanchi, will be decoded next week.
The large tanker Sanchi (IMO:9356608) sank in the worst oil ship disaster in decades on Sunday, raising worries about damage to the marine ecosystem.
Both the crude oil that was carried on the Sanchi and the fuel
ISLAMABAD -- The Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran in Pakistan has opened a condolence book in memory of the victims of Sanchi tanker incident.
On Sunday, the Sanchi sank after a huge blast sent up a great plume of black smoke and set the surface of the water on fire, China Central Television said.
The cause of the January 6 collision between the Sanchi and the Chinese freighter CF Crystal, which happened 257 kilometers (160 miles) east of Shanghai, remains unclear.
Iran's Minister of Labor, Ali Rabiei, who was appointed by President Rouhani as the head of the committee to follow-up the Sanchi case (Sanchi oil tanker fire), has described the rumors as "sheer lie", IRNA news agency reported.
In a message to Zarif, Wang expressed deep condolences over the death of the Iranian sailors aboard the tanker Sanchi as well as his sympathy toward their families.
The Panama-registered Sanchi tanker sank Sunday after an explosion rocked it and sent flames shooting up, CCTV reported.