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  • 30 December, 2020

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Deep Sea Ports of India - UPSC

Deep Sea Ports of India - UPSC

  • West Bengal cabinet approves construction of 'state's first deep sea port in Tajpur. West Bengal's main port is Kolkata Port (including Haldia Port), but because of the shallow depth of the Hooghly river, it is impossible to anchor ocean-going vessels there.
  • The Vizhinjam International Deepwater Multipurpose Seaport, also known as the Vizhinjam International Seaport and the Port of Trivandrum, is a port that as of 2020 is under construction on the Arabian Sea coast at Vizhinjam in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.

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