Kandla Port which has emerged as the largest among the Public sector ports in handling conventional cargo in the last few years, had a high level visitor to the Port when the Shipping secretary Sudhansh Pant visited the operational area of the port authority last week.
Mr Pant who took over as Shipping Secretary recently made a bee line to the Port to review the ongoing infra structure projects in the port being implemented on a priority basis
He inspected various ongoing DPA projects and inaugurated the Coal Dust Suppression Sprinkling System in a 34 hectare yard at Kandla. At the review meeting, Mr S. K. Mehta, Chairman, DPA, briefed him about the performance and development works of the port. The Secretary expressed happiness and satisfaction with the various initiatives of the port and appreciated the management for the same, said a release.
Addressing a stakeholders’ meet, he lauded the role of the Port users in it retaining the No. 1 position among the Major Ports. He called on all concerned to work unitedly so that the port maintains its position in the future as well. A large number of stakeholders and port users were present, as per a release.