As the second biggest port in India, Chennai Port (also known as the Madras port) handles over 100 million metric tons of cargo per year. It began operations in 1881 as the third established port in India. Chennai Port is located on the Coromandel Coast in the Bay of Bengal.
Which city is known as port city of India?
Visakhapatnam, often abbreviated to Vizag, is a coastal port city in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in the northeastern part of the state, nestled between the hills of the Eastern Ghats and the Bay of Bengal.
Which is the largest port in our country?
Known as Nhava Sheva, JNPT is the largest container port in India and one of the most important harbours on the Western coast of the subcontinent.
Which is the oldest artificial sea port of India?
Kolkata Port is the oldest artificial port in India.
Which is not a seaport in India?
Complete answer: The diamond harbour is not a seaport. – Paradeep Port: It is a natural, deep- water port situated on the East coast of India present in Jagatsinghpur district of Odisha.