Paradip, Nov 12 (LocalWire): Port Day was observed today during the auspicious occasion of Kartik Purnima.
Rinkesh Roy, Chairman, Paradip Port Trust unfurled the Paradip Port flag at Wet Basin and performed the traditional kalas (urn) Puja.
He handed over the sacred kalas to the sadhavas who set sail on a traditionally-decorated boat.
He also inspected the Port Marine crafts lined up in the Harbour and took salute.
For their dedicated service in their respective fields and their attachments to the Port many people were felicited on the occasion.