|Abandonment ID:|| 00644|
|Ship name:||Al Wakra|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7715991|
|Port of abandonment:||Khalid port, Sharjah, UAE|
|Abandonment date:||December 2021|
|Notification date:||4 May 2022|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF (ISWAN)|
|No. of Seafarers:||14|
|Nationalities:||Indonesia(1); India(9); Sri Lanka(1); Pakistan(1); Philippines(1); Syrian Arab Republic(1)|
|Circumstances:||Unpaid wages for 5 months and awaiting repatriation.|
Crew have approached to ITF, ISWAN and MtS UAE.
|Repatriation status:||Repatriation pending|
5 Crew have been repatriated which includes 4 Indians and
1 Filipino. 1 more Indian has signed off but he didnít opt for
repatriation without payment of pending wages, he is still in
UAE. Rest 8 other crew are still on ship. None of the crew
have been paid wages for 5 months.
|Payment status:||Payment Pending|
The total wages outstanding is US$72,000(approx).
|Comments and Observations:||Non-governmental Organization (4 August 2022)|
Based on last communication on this case, 1 crew who had signed off, has been paid full wages and repatriated. There is no information about repatriation and payment of wages for remaining 8 crew onboard.