‘Viksit Ports’ necessary to achieve the goal of ‘Viksit Bharat’: Maha Governor

Mumbai  (| Stating that the road to ‘Viksit Bharat’ passes through ‘Viksit Ports’, Maharashtra Governor Ramesh Bais stressed the importance of developing the ports of India. The Governor was speaking on the occasion of the 35th Foundation Day of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Authority at a programme in Mumbai on Wed (29 May).

 Memoranda of Understanding between JNPA and PSA and between JPNA and CMACGM for the development of Greenfield Port at Wadhwan were signed in presence of the Governor.

 The Governor felicitated the representatives of Public Private Partnership (PPP) and officials of JNPA on the occasion. The Governor released the Coffee Table Book and the Special Edition on the 35th Anniversary of JNPA brought out by Bhandarkar Publications. A Special Cover and Corporate Customized My Stamp of JNPA was also released on the occasion.

 Chairman of Mumbai Port Authority Rajiv Jalota, Additional Chief Secretary Sanjay Sethi, Chief Commissioner of Customs Rajesh Pandey, Chief Post Master General Maharashtra Kishan Kumar Sharma, Chairman of JNPA Unmesh Sharad Wagh, General Manager and Secretary Manisha Jadhav and Officers and staff of JNPA and invitees were present.