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    Anonymous

    Sincere condolences to those bereaved in this absolute tragic manner.
    While the details of the incident are nor clear how could this have ever happened.
    SOPs and safety practices are often neglected in our general society totally.
    The forces do have higher standards than civilians ,but given the undisciplined nature of our civil society at large there is extra need to be ever vigilant and reinforce them constantly at all levels junior and esp senior.
    We have had such needless incidents before,like the crew member killed by a round left in an HMG while it was being cleaned in a naval ship.Then there was the BDL factory incident when a live missile was triggered indoors killing and injuring many.And so many others.

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  2. 2

    Anonymous

    RIP to one of our fine servicemen. May his family find the strength to get through this.

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    Anonymous

    Shoots Self
    huh? how?

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  4. 5

    roach

    A Terrible tragedy, R.I.P

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    Anonymous

    A fine officer & person. What a tragedy. I went to school with him & he was truly an all-rounder. Later won the Sword of Honor at the Naval Academy; ADC to the President & other plum assignments. Thought to be on the fast track to the top post. May he RIP & may God grant solace to his family. Peace brother!

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    El Phocho

    Sources say the FN Browning GP35 9mm pistol he was firing jammed after he had fired 2 rounds. He then brought the gu near his face to check what was wrong and was trying to clear the jam when the gun went off in his hand, killing him.

    A top police officer in Kochi however said it was suicide. "Admiral Jamwal fired two rounds into the target and the third behind his temple," the senior officer said after inquest, attributing the tragedy to domestic problems.

    Unofficial sources however claim it was a freak accident( But the sources could not say as to which part of the late admiral's body the bullet had hit).

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  7. 9

    Anonymous

    Sorry to hear this sad news. But how does he shoot himself by accident – that too fatally?

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    Anonymous

    Sorry to hear this sad news. But how does he shoot himself by accident – that too fatally?

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  9. 11

    godanov

    I'm sorry for the man's family, but this is stupid. the is no way he killed himself with a pistol while cleaning it. This is obviously a lie.

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    Anonymous

    I smell a rat. Given his proximity to the current biggest supplier to India most likely he could have been cleared out of the way by Wannabe biggest supplier and their biggest friends the Kaangress.

    BTW, RIP Jamwal sir.

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    gossipking0104

    May god give strength to his family to bear this grave loss..RIP

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    Anonymous

    Captain Zarir Irani Presentation on Marine insurance and warranty at the off shore support Vessel Technlology Forum held in Abu Dhabi.

    In a well researched presentation Capt. Zarir lrani spoke about the Act, Principles, Warranties, Common Findings related to the marine insurance surveyor sector. He mentioned that worldwide Marine insurance contracts take into consideration the statute mentioned in the Marine Insurance Act 1906 and majority of the world-wide marine insurance is governed by this Act.Without-Fools-No-FUn-During his talk he pointed out the five basic principles of marine insurance surveyor that should be adhered to viz: Insurable interest, Utmost Good Faith, Proximate Cause., indemnity and Subrogation. He categorically stated that all contracts of marine insurance are contracts Uberrimae fidei’ i.e. of the utmost good faith’ and if the utmost good faith be not observed by either party, the contract may be voided by the other party (the underwriters). Proximate Cause (or ‘causa proxima’) is derived from the legal dictum causa proxima non remota spectatur’. This means that ‘the proximate and not the remote cause to be considered’. The Act provides that the insurer is liable for any loss proximately caused by a peril insured against h mentioned.

    Capt. Irani clearly explained the warranty clauses and its meaning. In his well-attended paper he mentioned that a warranty s the same as a “condition” on any other type of insurance policy. It is an express or implied contractual undertaking by the assured that something will or will not be done.

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