Adani Ports expands Dhamra Port capacity four fold to 100 million tonne per annum
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd, (APSEZ) has inaugurated the Phase II expansion of Dhamra Port in Odisha. The phase II expansion of Dhamra Port, will increase the Cargo handling capacity of the port to over 100 million tonne per annum, up from 25 mtpa currently handled. The company deployed more than 3000 manpower with around 88% locals employed for the phase II expansion. The port is located at 215 Kms from Bhubaneswar and is situated between Haldia in West Bengal and Paradip in Odisha.
The port serves as a gateway to Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar and the entire geopolitical region including the ASEAN region. With an aim to facilitate quality education in and around the state, Adani Foundation set up Adani DAV Public School at Kumamara in Karanpalli gram panchayat of Bhadrak district in Odisha, The huge school building provides free education and currently educates 341 students from LKG to class IX, and aims at accommodating around 640 students from LKG to Class X. The Adani foundation also plans to set up Adani Skill Development Centre (ASDC) at Dhamra with an aim to make Youth of state achieve their Goals in life bybecoming Skilled Professionals.
@EPC World Media