Both trawlers are owned by Ngo Quyt, from Phuoc Tinh commune, Long Dien district, Ba Ria - Vung Tau province.

Photo for illustration. Source: VNA

Meanwhile, 10 fishermen in the fishing boats BV 92357 TS were also saved by the crew of trawler BV 92356 TS, captained by Ngo Van Khoi in Phuoc Tinh commune, Long Dien district.

The provincial Border Guard Command is instructing two fishing boats and 13 fishermen to sail to safe area.

Earlier, the two fishing boats were sunk while they were on the way to Indonesia to avoid the storm.

Translated by Chung Anh