Mormugao Port Trust participated in
the Mega Exhibition, ‘Destination Goa,2018’ organized
by Aavishkaarr Exhibition & Promotion Pvt. Ltd., Delhi
at Ravindra Bhawan, Fatorda, Margao, Goa from 2nd to 4th February,
2018, says a release.
The Exhibition was inaugurated at
the hands of Shri Narendra Sawaikar, Hon’ble Member of
Parliament and Shri Vinay TendulkarHon’ble Member of Parliament
The dignitaries visited the stall put up
by MPT and they were welcomed with floral
bouquets. MPT showcased the Green Port initiatives carried out at the
Port, Port’s Master plan, Four lane Road Connectivity project, Development of Vasco Bay
including POL berth, fishing harbor and passenger launch jetty.
Members of the Public and students
visiting the stall were briefed on MPT, the development projects and its
contribution towards the economic development of the state. The welfare measures
undertaken by the Port for the employees and other initiatives
undertaken towards the general public under Corporate Social
Responsibility were made known to them. The Public was also educated on various
green port initiatives undertaken by Port to ensure that pollution due to
handling of cargo is maintained and kept below the prescribed level.
There was a good response from the general
public from different segments of society. School children from in
and around Margao city and from South Goa visited the Port stall
and evinced keen interest in knowing the functions of the Port.
The main objective of the exhibition was
to highlight, make awareness and popularize the role of Government
organizations and its different schemes beneficial to the masses. The
exhibition was supported and participated by key Government organizations such
as the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Government of Goa’s
Department of Agriculture, Central Water Commission, National Skill Development
Corporation (NSDC), Central Silk Board, KonkanRail, Spice
India, Indian Oil, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Coir
MPT was felicitated
and presented with participation Award at the hands
of Shri Shripad Naik, Hon’ble Union Minister of State in
the Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga
& Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy
(AYUSH) at a special function held at Ravindra Bhawan’s
Black Box on 3rd February,2018. The Exhibition concluded on 4th February,
2018 at 06:00pm.