Shri Neeraj Bansal, IRS,
Chairman-in-Charge, JNPT was felicitated along with other prominent
personalities for their contribution in Public Service by the Rotary Club of
Recognising the ‘vocational excellence’,
the Rotary Club, in its citation said,” Shri Bansal has sphere headed the
innovative efforts in JNPT in enhancing the ‘Ease of Doing Business’
initiatives and his leadership has resulted in JNPT achieving global benchmarks
in productivity and ease of business in a short span of three years. His contributions
to the improvement in port ecosystem have resulted in significant reduction in
cost and time for EXIM trade through the number one container port in India”.
JNPT has introduced Direct Port Delivery
(DPD) and transport solution under which
cargo that lands at JNPT will be transported within 48 hours as against the earlier 7-8 days through CFSs. The new
system will lead to decongestion of port and bring in efficiency in port
Ms. Ashwini Bhide, MD, Mumbai Metro Rail
Corporation, Shri Kaustubh Dhavase, OSD to Chief Minister of Maharashtra and
Shri Rajiv Jalota, Commissioner of State Tax (GST) were the other important
personalities who were recognised for their excellence.
Ashok Parekh, Convener of vocational service and Ms.Veena Gupta President of
Innerwheel club too spoke at the function.