JNPT to open bids for Rs 1,570-cr dredging on Jan 10

The Rs 1,570-crore dredging project to increase the draft of the channel leading to two of the country's largest ports -- JNPT and Mumbai Port—will commence next month, a top official said on Friday.

Mumbai harbour reopens after five days

Mumbai harbour reopened for traffic on Thursday, five days after it was suspended following a collision between two cargo ships that led to an oil spill, with the Indian Navy escorting 12 freighters in and out of the port.

Mumbai port to be guarded by CISF

The Mumbai Port Trust will have the
security cover of the para-military Central Industrial
Security Force (CISF) from on Wednesday.