A rubber boat with two unrecognizable bodies on board was found in the Caspian Sea (about 90 km from the shore) at 13:00pm on May 24, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations said in a statement.
A Vikhr-3 ship of the ministry’s State Fire Protection Service immediately arrived at the scene, necessary measures are underway to haul the boat ashore and recover the dead bodies, reads the statement.
The discovery of two bodies on a boat on the Caspian Sea has been confirmed.
Rescuers of the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) have taken the bodies from the boat; however, they are unrecognizable.
The deceased will be identified after a forensic examination.
A boat with two dead bodies on board has reportedly been found near the Oil Rocks in the Caspian Sea, APA reports.