Centre sanctions ₹44 crore to dredge at Puducherry Port

The sum has been sanctioned under the Sagarmala Scheme, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Shipping, Mansukh Mandaviya, said in the Lok Sabha in reply to a question The Union Ministry of Shipping has sanctioned a sum of ₹44 crore under the ‘Sagarmala Scheme’ to take up capital dredging at the Puducherry Port. In reply.

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Tripura receives first-ever inland shipping cargo from Bangladesh

Relations between India and Bangladesh reached another milestone on Thursday, following the operationalization of the Daukandi (Bangladesh)-Sonamura (Tripura) Inland Waterway Protocol route. This would be the first-ever export consignment from Bangladesh to Tripura through the inland waterways. Bangladeshi vessel, MB Premier carrying cement started from Daukandi on September 3 and will reach Sonamura on September.

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Norwegian initiative to develop autonomous zero emission Ro-Ro vessels

A new Norwegian initiative is joining the efforts to develop next-generation autonomous shipping vessels. This new effort seeks to design and launch two commercial ro-ro barges that will operate crossing the Oslo fjord replacing traditional truck traffic. The goal is to replace two million kilometers of truck transportation resulting in a saving of 5,000 tons.

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Indo-Bangladesh inland waterway route to be made operational on September 5

The Sonamura-Daudkandi inland waterways protocol route connecting Tripura to Bangladesh would be made operational on September 5 in the presence of Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, an official said on Friday. The 90-km long Sonamura-Daudkandi route, included in the list of Indo-Bangla protocol (IBP) routes in May this year, is expected to boost trade. Director.

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Saran to get international waterways terminal

An international terminal will soon come up at Kalughat near Sonepur block under the Waterways Development Project on 1,400-km-long Varanasi-Haldia stretch. This terminal, after construction, would serve as a unified centre for repairing and maintenance of ships along with a differential positioning system and conservation of the river. For this purpose, acquisition of 13.17 acres.

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Trial run on Indo-Bangladesh inland waterway route starts in September

The trial run in the Sonamura-Daudkandi inland waterways protocol route is scheduled for the first week of September, chief minister Biplab Kumar Deb informed on Monday. The Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority has given permission for the trial run of the voyage from Daundkandi (Cumilla) to Sonamura via river Gomti. The river was chosen for.

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