Union Minister for Ports, Shipping and Waterways Mr Sarbanand Sonowal recently launched a port mobile application called MyPortApp in Kolkata.
As per the ministry of shipping the App possesses all port details digitally and monitors operations virtually. Targeted towards Port Users for availing various Port services, the App is aimed to promote transparency and easy access of port related information.
The app also has various information like Vessel Berthing, Rake & Indent, Rake Receipt, Container Status, Tariff, Bills, Port Holidays, etc. and can be accessed anywhere 24×7 and reach out directly to port. The Minister was on a 2-day visit to West Bengal where he inaugurated several projects worth Rs 352 crore.