18 March 2018
Admist the mystery of what exactly happened to the Nostromo, and the whereabouts and safety of Princess Latifa II, the Indian coastguard have been asked repeatedly for information. On 18 March 2018, Radha Stirling, in her capacity as representative to the Nostromo’s passengers, sent the following email to the Indian Coastguard.
Radha’s message makes it clear that an SOS call was made by Princess Latifa II from aboard the Nostromo, in or near Indian territoral waters. With the last known co-ordinates of the yacht also included it asks the Indian authorities to meet their obligations to investigate, and to provide warnings to other vessels that hostile activity has being reported in the area.
The Nostromo & Attached Notes
In order to assist the Indian Coastguard, Radha attached the above information and image.
With all the information sent to them, coupled with their obligations under International Law, there truly is no excuse for the Indian Coastguard and Ministry of Defence not to launch a thorough investigation.