Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the 150th anniversary celebration of Kolkata Port Trust in Kolkata.
- The Port of Kolkata is a riverine port in the city of Kolkata, India, located around 203 kilometres from the sea.
- It is the oldest operating port in India, and was constructed by the British East India Company. it Opened in 1870 and is operated by Kolkata Port Trust.
- The Port has two distinct dock systems – Kolkata Docks at Kolkata and a deep water dock at Haldia Dock Complex, Haldia.
Source : PM India