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The cargo vessel that overturned west of the Demerara ships channel in the Port Georgetown Harbour, early last month is now the property of the Maritime Administration Department (MARAD).Owner of capsized vessel Vijai Sankar, has given up ownership of the cargo boat, Miss Elliza, after handing a letter of abandonment to officials of the marine entity.Missing cook, Gerald FraserSpeaking to Kaieteur News on Tuesday, Sankar said that he decided to hand over ownership of Miss Elliza to the marine officials since it is not in his capacity to salvage the overturned boat. Sankar said that the cost to raise the boat is very expensive and it is a fee that he cannot afford.He added that he provided MARAD with a letter stating that he has no further interest in the boat. He said notice was also given that the boat was a wreck and any attempt to remove or raise it should be done with the permission of MARAD.A Trinidadian team was hired to conduct evaluation works on salvaging the boat. The vessel owner had stated that the outcome of the evaluation would have determined his action in taking charge of the boat. It was later disclosed that the cost to raise the boat would have surpassed $30M and Sankar expressed his inability to pay.MARAD Director General,Cheap NFL Jerseys, Claudette Rogers,Wholesale Jerseys Online, yesterday confirmed that Miss Elliza is now the property of MARAD. Rogers said that the boat is still being treated as a wreck and any action being taken in relation to the boat should be done with MARAD permission.Rogers confirmed that Sankar had given up possession of the boat via letter of abandonment and at present, MARAD is responsible for any decisions being made in relation to salvaging the boat.Rogers, on the last occasion had said that professional procedural steps had to be taken in relation to raising the boat and that MARAD was paying special attention to the wreck, especially for safety purposes.She further said that no definite outcome had arisen as to how officials were going about removing the vessel. Rogers reiterated those points yesterday and added that talks are still being held on the next step forward. The marine official however said that a specific date could not be given as to when the boat will be removed.The family of missing cook, 67-year-old Gerald Fraser,Cheap Basketball Jerseys, is however saying that they are not giving up hope on finding their relative.Speaking to Kaieteur News on Tuesday, Sharon Pickett, the niece of the missing cook said that the family is not giving up hope although constant contact is not being kept with them. Pickett,wholesale nfl jerseys, who said that she is aware that the search for her uncle has been off a long time now, related her family’s disappointment with the way authorities and the boat owner have been treating the situation.She said that to date the boat owner has not played an integral part in comforting the family with acts of interest.Pickett said that for the family’s emotional concern, and for them to receive closure, the relevant persons do not seem concerned. Pickett in fact said that she was told by a Minister (name given) that in a conversation he had with his family, he reportedly told them that had it been him trapped in the boat,Cheap MLS Jerseys, he would not have wanted them to search for him and to waste time to raise the boat because he would have already been dead.Pickett condemned the insensitivity of the Minister while stating that his statement was inappropriate for the hurting family.Sankar however told Kaieteur News that he is keeping contact with the cook’s wife and he has assured that assistance in whatever way will go to the family.The man said that he is however facing difficulty himself since he now has no livelihood after losing his boat. Additionally, Sankar mentioned the bills that he has to pay.Miss Elliza, which was loaded with millions of dollars in trader goods, destined for Trinidad and Tobago, capsized a short distance away from the Muneshwer Wharf on June 8 a short time before night fall. The boat, it was reported, had encountered leveling difficulty after leaving the wharf.The captain said that he had noticed the imbalance and was trying to return to the port to have the cargo adjusted. In turning the boat, the man said the boat began to lean on its right side and eventually toppled over.At least seven of the boat’s occupants managed to abandon ship before it toppled, but Fraser, the cook, reportedly got trapped in the boat when he allegedly returned for a haversack. It is believed that the cook is still trapped in the vessel.Miss Elliza is now positioned some distance away from where it turned over west of the Demerara ships channel,China NFL Jerseys, Port Georgetown Harbour. The boat now sits behind the Guyana National Shipping Corporation having drifted about two weeks ago with the high tide.
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