MT Celosia, a Hong Kong flag ship was on its way from Vishakapatnam to Haldia when, its chief officer Anton Rumlawang, aged 57 years, complained of severe pain in his shoulder accompanied by acute gastroenteritis, ICG spokesman said.
Trinamool Congress MP from Tamluk,Suvendu Adhikary,who has been spearheading the labour agitation at Haldia dock that led to the cargo-handling firm HBTs exit,on Friday echoed Chief Minister Mamata Banerjees nothing happened remark saying Haldia port was 100 per cent normal.
With Trinamool Congress ministers and Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) authorities making various allegations against the ABG-LDA led Haldia Bulk Terminal (HBT),which decided to pull out from Haldia dock amid labour problems,the cargo-handling firm on Friday rebutted the charges.
In a major goof up,the Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT) on Friday moved a plea in the Calcutta High Court saying that it wanted to withdraw its October 26 writ petition seeking direction to Haldia Bulk Terminals (HBT) to resume its normal cargo handling operation at Haldia dock.
The decision of ABG group to end its operations in Haldia dock and pullout from Bengal shocked the industry groups in the state and has demanded actions so that a positive message is sent to the investors.
The local police have withdrawn a no-objection certificate it had given earlier to cargo ship M V Fani,which has been waiting at sand heads to unload 12,000 tonnes of ammonium nitrate at the Haldia dock...