Intermodal transport Current Affairs, GK & News
India’s 2nd riverine Multi-Modal terminal (MMT) has been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Sahibganj in Jharkhand on 12th September 2019. It is constructed by Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) on river Ganga under Jal Marg Vikas Project at a cost of Rs 290 crore in a record time of about 2 ..
Topics: Bihar • Geography of Uttar Pradesh • Holy cities • India • Intermodal transport • Iwai • Jharkhand • Sahebganj • Sahebganj Multi-Modal Port • Sahibganj • States and union territories of India • Varanasi
On November 11, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India’s first multi-modal terminal on the Ganga river in his parliamentary constituency in Varanasi and received the country’s first container cargo transported on inland waterways from Kolkata. This is the first of the four multi-modal terminals being constructed on the National Waterway-1 (River Ganga) as part of ..
Topics: Ganges • Geography of Uttar Pradesh • Inland Waterways Authority of India • Intermodal transport • Iwai • Ministry of Shipping • National Waterway 1 • Navigability • States and union territories of India • Transport • Varanasi • Varanasi Multi-Modal Terminal