20 platoons force deployed at Paradip port

Jagatsinghpur: Apprehending possible disturbances during stevedoring operations at the Paradip port, the district administration has deployed 20 platoons of police forces at the port.

According to sources, the district administration has planned to deploy these forces at restricted areas of the port after a face-off between the intra-port transports dumper unions.

The administration is on its toes to resolve the issue between the unions and to ensure smooth functioning of stevedoring operations at the port.