Saturday, 11 September 2010
A cargo ship in Aswan partially sank due to a technical problem which is not defined yet. The ship had 244 tons of fuel belong to Egypt Petroleum company. The secretary general of Aswan governorate said that the leak was only through the small tank which contains 110 tons of fuel and once it happened the authorities started their emergency plan. He also mentioned that although it is wide spread only because of the river current but it is not threatening the wild life or the quality of water.
Posted by Luxor Times at 14:41