Tue, Nov 04, 2014, 12:29 PM
Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Jairam Gadkari had visited Krishnapatnam port and inaugurated the mechanized coal handling system on Monday. Gadkari had stressed on the need for industrial growth and employment generation. Around 3,000 tonnes of coal could be unloaded per hour with the help of the newly launched handling system. The union minister was accompanied by Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Radha Krishnana and AP urban minister P Narayana . Gadkari expressed satisfaction over the work of Krishnapatnam port.