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By: Catie Leary on Aug. 13, 2010, 7:03 a.m.
Man walks with dogs near the Arabian Sea shore in Mumbai

Photo: Rafiq Maqbool/AP

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Oily Mumbai banks

A man walks with his dogs on an oil-stained bank near the Arabian Sea in Mumbai on Aug. 10.

The oil spill from a damaged container ship that collided with another vessel in the Arabian Sea was halted after Coast Guard officials managed to plug the leak in its fuel tank, a top government official said earlier this week.