The government has decided to rename Gujarat’s Kandla port as Deendayal port.
The ex-post facto approval was given by the Union Cabinet in its meeting on Wednesday.
“By renaming Kandla Port as “Deendayal Port, Kandla”, a grateful nation would be remembering the invaluable contributions made by one of the greatest sons of India, Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay,” said an official release, adding that it would also inspire the people of Gujarat, particularly the youth.
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