Tag: Paradip Port Trust

Charchit Mihsra gets bail
Paradip Port Trust bribery case: OSL director Charchit Mishra gets bail

Notably, the central probe agency had arrested Mishra on August 6 in connection with the case while IPC sections 120 (B) and 7,8,9, 10 of the PC Act were registered against him.

  • Tuesday, 06 September 2022
Mahima Mishra's son likely to be jailed as CBI court rejects bail plea
Paradip Port Trust bribery case: Mahima Mishra's son likely to be jailed as court rejects bail plea

The court also rejected the bail plea of other two accused-Debapriya Mohanty and Sumanta Rout. However, the court granted bail to builder Sisir Dash and refused to extend the remand period sought by the probing agency.

  • Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Nurse Death Sparks Tension In Paradip Port Hospital, Kin Cry Foul 
Nurse Death Sparks Tension In Paradip Port Hospital, Kin Cry Foul 

Deeptiranjan Senapati, the husband of the nurse, complained that she had been subjected to mental torture by the doctor at the hospital for a long period.

  • Sunday, 13 March 2022
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Black Rose sinking: Did Crime Branch try to shield anyone?

Bhubaneswar: At a time when mystery still shrouds sinking of MV Black Rose vessel off Paradip coast, questions are now being raised over ‘directionless’ investigation by the Crime Branch of Odisha Police. The investigating agency’s role has now come under scanner as it arbitrarily ended its probe by just blaming the owner of the vessel […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
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Revenue-yielding scrap import to begin in Paradip port

Paradip: Go-ahead signal for carrying out revenue-yielding scrap import operation has been accorded to Paradip port in Jagatsinghpur district. Import of scraps would generate additional revenue for Odisha’s lone major port. An official communication from the union shipping ministry in this regard has been received by us. Scrap import activity would be undertaken shortly, an […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
PPT, Odisha Govt Resolve Water Cess Dispute

Paradip: The Odisha government and the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) have reached out negotiated settlement putting to an end the 23-year-long dispute over water cess. “The Long pending water charges issue with the state government has been resolved. Points of differences regarding an outstanding sum amounting to Rs 60 crore regarding the water cess have […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
PPT Launches Coastal Trade Link With Bangladesh

Bhubanswar: In a boost to its annual cargo handling, the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) has begun coastal trade operation with Bangladesh. The port linkage improved the bilateral sea-route trade and commerce activities adding to the annual revenue of the major port. Paradip port trust has gone ahead with coastal trade with Bangladesh. Shipments of three […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Paradip port registers impressive cargo handling

Bhubaneswar:Odisha’s lone major port in Paradip has maintained impressive business track-record becoming the second amongst the major ports in terms of annual cargo handling for 2016-17 financial year. Paradip stands second only to Kandla port in Gujurat with registering traffic throughput of 88.95 million tons exhibiting 16.46% annual growth in cargo handling. The impressive show […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Naveen asks Centre for Mahanadi river mouth dredging

Bhubaneswar: While BJD continues to be locked in a war of words with BJP-led Chhattisgarh government on Mahanadi river water-sharing, Odisha government today stepped up its demand for dredging of Mahanadi river mouth by dashing off a petition to the Centre. Even as the Mahanadi water-sharing continues to a bone of contention, Odisha Chief Minister […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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12-year-old girl drowns in Paradip Port club swimming pool

Paradip: Tragedy struck at the posh officers’ club of Paradip Port Trust after a 12 -year-old girl met watery grave at the swimming poll of the club. The victim has been identified as Aparna Priyadarsahi, a class six student of a local school. Ironically the mishap took place when she was learning swimming in the […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Uncertainty looms over Mahima Mishra’s business empire

Bhubaneswar: With the arrest of Mahimananda Mishra, Managing Director of Orissa Stevedores Pvt Ltd (OSL) by the Commissionerate Police, uncertainty has loomed large over his vast business empire. During his college days, Mishra had shown his leadership quality as he was the president of Stewart Science College and later went on to become the president […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Prardip Port Trust to double capacity, develop industrial park

Kolkata: Paradip Port Trust (PPT), which is in the process of doubling its evacuation capacity in near future, has also prepared a blueprint for a smart industrial park and multi modal logistic park spread over 600 acres, officials said on Tuesday. Under the Union Shipping Ministry’s flagship Sagarmala programme which will entail an investment of […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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MoU signed for Assam's Numaligarh Refinery expansion

Bhubaneswar: A memorandum of understanding was today signed for the capacity expansion of the Numaligarh Refinery in Assam. The MoU was signed among Paradip Port Trust, Indian Oil Corporation Limited and Numaligarh Refinery Limited in the presence of Union minister Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of State Dharmendra Pradhan, Assam finance minister H B Sarma and […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Locals protest public hearing on expansion of Paradip Port

Paradip: The locals of Paradip opposed the public hearing on the proposed expansion and infrastructural development of the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) citing it to be a threat to the environment of the seaport town. A public hearing was organised by Odisha State Pollution Control Board (OSPCB) here on Saturday to get environment clearance for […]

  • Wednesday, 23 June 2021
Paradip port handles record cargo traffic

The Paradip Port Trust in Odisha today said it handled a record cargo traffic of 68.05 million tonnes this financial year till March 18, surpassing the 68 million tonnes it handled during the last financial year

  • Monday, 21 June 2021