1. Visited Paradip Port Trust Headquarter at Paradip and had a meeting with officials of the Port Trust on 5th January, 2017 to review the functioning and activities of the Port.
2. Later visited to the Port Harbour in a boat and enquired about the ongoing activities of Harbour and security arrangements. Paradip Port is second largest Port after Kandla Port in terms of Cargo handling.
3. Advised the Port Authorities to take action to increase the CSR funding for sustainable development of local Women Self Help Group and also for opening of PMBJP-Jan Aushadhi Store in the premises of Port Hospital to provide generic medicines to employees at affordable rates.
4. Also assured to fill up the vacant officer level posts and advised to outsource the Class III & IV level posts so that the developmental works do not suffer.