National Waterway 1 Current Affairs, GK & News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India’s second Multi-Modal Cargo Terminal (built at Sahibganj) online from Ranchi, Jharkhand. He also laid the foundation of a secretariat building in the state capital (Ranchi) which will come up at an estimated cost of Rs.1238.92 crore. About Multi-Modal Cargo Terminal at Sahibganj This is the 2nd of three Multi ..
Topics: al Marg Vikas Project • Inland Waterways Authority of India • Jharkhand • Multi-Modal Cargo Terminal • National Waterway 1 • Rajmahal • Ranchi • River Ganga • Road-Rail-River Transport • Sahibganj
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
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved implementation of Jal Marg Vikas Project (JMVP) for capacity augmentation of navigation on 1,380-km Haldia-Varanasi stretch of National Waterway-1 (NW1) on Ganga River. The project will be implemented at a cost of over Rs. 5,370 crore rupees with the technical assistance and investment support of the ..