The Memorial Day of KappalottiyaTamizhan
(one who founded the first indigenous shipping company) , V.O. Chidambaranar,
was observed in Chennai Port Trust on November 18.
Chairman of the Chennai Port P. Raveendran paid
floral tribute to the Portrait of V.O. Chidambaranar kept near the statue of V.O.C
located at Harbour Main Gate.
Mr P. Shanmuganathan, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Capt.
P.T. Sadanandan, Deputy Conservator, Dr. C. Raja Ravi
Varma, Chief Medical Officer and Mr Abhijit Das, Sr.Dy.Secretary, were also
present and paid floral tributes.