|Abandonment ID:|| 00621|
|Ship name:||Takavar 5|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7378169|
|Port of abandonment:||Bandar Imam Khomeini, Iran|
|Abandonment date:||19 March 2021|
|Notification date:||6 February 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||4|
|Nationalities:||Iran, Islamic Republic of(3); Pakistan(1)|
|Circumstances:||Seafarer has outstanding wages for 12 months!|
The seafarer seeks to be repatriated as he has already concluded his contract of 12 months by 19th January 2022 he completed one year on board.
The seafarer declares and states that he has paid $500 to join the ship
The Employer has not arranged the payment of his outstanding wages and the seafarer informs that the owner wants him to remain on board, otherwise, they will deduct to the seafarer cost of repatriation $250.
|Actions taken:||6 February 2022: Flag State informed|
Company, Flag State and Iranian Ports & maritime authorities contacted
|Repatriation status:||7 February 2022: Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||7 February 2022: Payment Pending|
Total wages outstanding: US$ 2'400
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (21 February 2022)|
One of the seafarers has outstanding wages for 12 months and seeks to be repatriated as he on 19 January 2022 completed one year on board. The seafarer declares and states that he has paid $500 to join the ship and that the employer has not arranged the payment of his outstanding wages while the owner wants him to remain on board, otherwise, they will deduct to the seafarer costs of repatriation $250. Insurer: Unknown. Mr. Osaman Rashed, who is as a crew member of the said ship, has received his due wages and is repatriated.
ITF is requested to provide further updates on the current status as they initially reported this abandonment case.