News: An inter-ministerial panel has approved a Ministry of Shipping proposal for deepening and optimisation of inner harbour facilities of the Paradip Port Trust.
About Paradip Port
- Type: Natural, deep-water port.
- Location: Confluence of the Mahanadi River and the Bay of Bengal in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha.
- Management: Paradip Port Trust (PPT), an autonomous corporation under the Major Port Trusts Act, 1963 functioning under Ministry of Shipping