After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach

Updated: August 02, 2011 14:35 IST

MT Pavit, an oil tanker, which ran aground at Juhu around 11 am on Sunday is the new crowd-puller on the city's shores.Here are some aerial shots of the vessel and the crowds.

After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
Images of 1000-tonne cargo ship MT Pavit which ran aground at Mumbai's Juhu beach on Sunday. This is the second ship to be grounded here in the last two months. But, unlike the MV Wisdom which weighed almost 9000 tonnes, the MT Pavit is much smaller.
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
All of 77 m in length, it is no match to Wisdom.
MT Pavit is a 1000-tonne cargo ship which ran aground at Mumbai's Juhu beach on Sunday. This is the second ship to be grounded here in the last two months.
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
MT Pavit is a 1000-tonne cargo ship which ran aground at Mumbai's Juhu beach on Sunday. The ship came to a halt following engine failure and flooding inside the ship, which is carrying around 13 metric tonnes of fuel and gas oil.
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
All of 77 m in length, it is no match to Wisdom. But, it has still been attracting curious tourists and citizens, resulting in problems of traffic and safety near the beach. (Photo courtesy AP)
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
The ship was floating unnoticed in Indian waters for almost a fortnight after being abandoned in Oman. MT Pavit is 77 metres in length and carries 13 metric tonnes of fuel oil.
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
The vessel is expected to be here for a few days days, the Indian Coast Guard has already sent another ship.
After Wisdom, MT Pavit runs aground at Juhu beach
MT Pavit is a 1000-tonne cargo ship which ran aground at Mumbai's Juhu beach on Sunday. The ship came to a halt following engine failure and flooding inside. As of now the oil container does not pose any threat of leakage. (Photo courtesy AP)

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