The video showing the KRI Tjiptadi-381, was hit by a Vietnamese ship in the North Natuna Sea, circulating on social media. The incident occurred when the TNI arrested a Vietnamese ship that was stealing fish in Indonesian territory.
The Vietnamese fisheries service ship provoked by crashing the left side of the KRI Tjiptadi-381. The collision resulted in KIA BD 979 being detained KRI Tjiptadi-381 leaking and sinking. The Vietnam coast guard ship provoked the Indonesian Navy ship because it had captured a Vietnamese ship BD 979 which was carrying out illegal fishing.