Dhamra: State Commerce and Transport Minister Nrusingha Sahoo on Friday visited Dhamra Port in Bhadrak district and attended the plantation drive, conducted near the new fertilizer complex on the premises of the port.
While addressing the gathering, the Minister advised the participants to preserve the forest by planting trees. Later, Sahoo visited the port periphery and port expansion area.
Dhamra Port CEO Subrat Tripathy briefed the Minister about the plantation programmes and various techniques being used in the port operation and demonstrated the operation of modern technology like wagon tipler, Silo, stacker and reclaimer, loader and unloader.
Chandabali MLA Byomakesh Ray, Bhadrak Zilla Parishad Chairman Dwijabar Rout and Chandabali Block Panchayat Samiti Chairman Manasi Sahu accompanied the Minister.