A proposal has been received from Odisha Government for development of riverine ports on the river Mahanadi in Jagatsinghpur district of the state. The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) has received Stage-I Feasibility Study Report on the 425 kms. stretch of river Mahanadi (National Waterway – 64) which it had commissioned separately. After examination of this report, IWAI has awarded preparation of Stage-II Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the 98 kms. Stretch on National Waterway -64 from Paradip to Cuttack.
Shri Jalaj Shrivastava IAS (AGMUT 1984) presently Additional Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare has been appointed as Chairman, Inland Waterways Authority … [ Read more ]
Towards enabling a robust Inland Water Transport infrastructure in the country, IWAI signs contracts worth Rs 107.73 crores with Cochin Shipyard Ltd for procurement of … [ Read more ]
The Inland Waterways Authority of India’s (IWAI) projects for the Jal Marg Vikas Project (JMVP) on NW-1 are on track and it may drop … [ Read more ]
MV V. V. Giri, a vessel of the Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) began a landmark pilot movement on April 23rd 2017 from … [ Read more ]