Port Wings News Network:
As part of his familiarization trip to various parts of the state, Governor of Odisha Prof. Ganeshi Lal on 8 December 2018 visited Paradip Port. On arrival, Shri Rinkesh Roy, Chairman, PPT, along with other senior officers of PPT received the Governor. CISF Unit, PPT gave him Guard of Honour at the Wet Basin of Paradip Port.
Thereafter, Prof. Ganeshi Lal visited the Harbour and Shri Rinkesh Roy, Chairman, PPT, explained him about the functioning of the Port and briefed him about ongoing and future expansion plans being taken up for development of the Port as per the programme of the Ministry of Shipping.
Governor expressed his happiness on the excellent growth of the Port and for retaining the second position throughput the current financial year in terms of increase in quantity of Cargo handled. In the afternoon, he was given a warm send off at Officers’ Club of PPT.