Rescuers found two rafts at the place of exploration of the ship «Vostok» in the sea of Japan

© Photo : EMERCOM of Russia for the Primorsky klausbachtal are searching for the missing in the sea of Japan the vessel EastRescuers found two rafts at the place of exploration of the ship «Vostok» in the sea of Japan© Photo : EMERCOM of Russia for the Primorye territory

Rescuers found two rafts at the place of the search for the missing in the sea of Japan to the «East», told RIA Novosti the representative of the Maritime rescue coordination centre of Vladivostok.

One raft was lifted on Board the tug boat «SPASATEL Zaborschikov».

«People on a raft was not, it filled with water. Looking into it. We can say that he is from the ship «Vostok» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the Director of the company-shipowner «DV-FLOT» Stanislaus palchevskogo, the second raft was found not very close to the first.

«While it suited the ship, it is unknown if there is a people,» he added.

The fishing ship «Vostok» has ceased to contact on 25 January, after it triggered the distress beacon. The ship was heading from the South Korean port of Donghae in Kholmsk Sakhalin region, on Board were 20 people — the natives of Sakhalin, Chelyabinsk, Orenburg and Sverdlovsk regions, the Krasnoyarsk territory, as well as Ukraine, Moldova and Azerbaijan.

In the search area found two life jackets and two circles, fishing buoy, household garbage and mooring Cove. Investigators opened a criminal case.

«Vostok» was built in 1985 in South Korea, he goes under the Russian flag. The port of registry — Nevelsk (Sakhalin oblast).

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