The family of the owner is claiming ownership of the well-known sight of Zante. Yes, last Tuesday was discussed by the district Court Zakynthos the application for interim measures filed by the daughter of the alleged owner and lawyer Helen Î£Î¿Ï…Î»Î¬Î½Î·, with which asks you to banned any form of surgery on the hull of the ship without the approval of the owner.
“The corpse belongs to the owners of the” said, speaking to Real News mrs Î£Î¿Ï…Î»Î¬Î½Î·, answering after 37 years, the question “who are the owners of the most famous shipwreck”.
From the side of the president of the municipal council Nikos Î¤ÏƒÎ¯Ï€Î·ÏÎ±Ï‚ answered the young lawyer says: “you abandoned many years ago. Now the ship belongs to the Greek State and Zakynthos”.
“Even the most ignorant could believe that a holder of such a property would remain on the sidelines at the time that a third party, non-owner, would intervene with acts of distribution of the assets of the estate. The wreck belongs to the owners of the highlights”.
It is recalled that the controversy started last May, when the Municipality of Zakynthos decided to work with the TEI of Ionian Islands for the start of maintenance work on the wrecked carcass of the cargo ship “Panagiotis”, with the purpose of protection of tourists visiting the area.
Before you start, however, the work, the competent institutions received the cease and desist letter.
With regard to the claims of competent bodies of the island that the ship “Panagiotis” is a drug boat from the state, the lady Î£Î¿Ï…Î»Î¬Î½Î· says: “it Is untrue and does not arise from any public book”.
According to everything that supports the same, her father was involved for many years in the field of shipping and possessed many Ï€Î»Î¿Î¹Î¿ÎºÏ„Î·ÏƒÎ¯ÎµÏ‚ from 1959, while “never not inactive for the property,” as well as “visiting the ship he and his partners, cleaning it out and ÎµÏ€Î¹Î²Î»ÎÏ€Î¿Î½Ï„Î¬Ï‚”.
The ship “Panagiotis” was wrecked on the beach of Zakynthos, in October 1980, after a fierce storm, carrying -among other things – contraband cigarettes.