Cinematograph Film Rules, 1948
15. Transport by water
(i) Film may be transported by water, provided it is towed on or under deck in a cool and accessible place, away from living quarters and galley fires.
(ii) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-rule (i), film may be transported coastwise provided it is packed and stored in accordance with the regulations issued from time to time by the Board of Trade for regulating the carriage of dangerous goods and explosives in ships.