Indian Ports Current Affairs, GK & News

Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020

The Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 was recently passed in Lok Sabha. The bill aims to regulate, operate and plan major ports in India. It seeks to provide greater autonomy to ports in the country. It will replace Major Ports Act, 1963. Key Features of the bill The bill applies to major ports such as ..




Jawaharlal Nehru Port

Jawaharlal Nehru Port, also known as the JNPT or the Nhava Sheva, is the largest container port in India. It is located to the?east of Mumbai city in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra. The JNP Trust (JNPT) Container Terminal is operated by the JNPT Authority. The JNPT is located on the Arabian Sea and the access to ..