|A ship belonging to the Khanh Hoa Border Guard transports 29 tourists back to the harbour. — Photo dantri.com.vn
KHANH HOA (VNS) – Central coastal Khanh Hoa Province's Border Guard rescued 29 Russian tourists trapped in a cruise in Nha Trang Bay this afternoon.
The cruise carrying ten boatmen and 29 Russian tourists left Cau Da harbour to visit Nha Trang Bay at 8:30am.
The cruise engine suddenly stopped working three hours later.
Khanh Hoa's Border Guard mobilised a ship and 17 soldiers to successfully rescue 29 tourists and transported them back to the harbour at 1:30pm.
The cruise belonging to Lang Ca Tourism Company was skippered by Nguyen Dan, 53, Vinh Trung commune, Nha Trang City. The wind speed was at around level 5 and 6 when the border guard force came to the rescue.
Khanh Hoa Province's authorities are investigating the incident further. — VNS