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    What are the legal actions taken aganist bw maple and why still volunteers are cleaning the spill without shipping company taking any action....?

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    vijay_1419A DG shipping will be conducting the probe on this incident and basis on the report, action will be taken. Technically under Various International Convention and acts such as OPA 90 and International Convention on Civil Liability for Oil Pollution, 1969, the shipping companies involved in the accident have to be made liable of the spill cleanup and held responsible for the damage. TheDG shipping will be taking legal action on basis of various such acts and convention.

    The clean up is conducted by various pollution prevention agencies and Coast guard as any oil spill in indian coast will be dealt by them asap in coordination with different agencies- Read-