Mangalore, Mar 18: Ministry of Shipping appoints P.C. Parida as Chairman of New Mangalore Port Trust, he is in charge from March 15 2014.
P.C. Parida has held various posts in different parts of the country, he has been the Dy. Chairman of Chennai Port and Mormugao Port. During his tenure he was associated with many projects such as privatization of first Container Terminal at V.O. Chidambaranar Port (Tuticorin Port), Privatizaton of Coal Terminal at Mormugao Port etc.
He is a Graduate in Commerce and Law and Associated Member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of India.
Immediately after assuming the charges, he had discussions with all the Departments of the Port, Port Users and Labour representatives and sought their cooperation for the overall development of New Mangalore Port. P C Parida is expected to elevate New Mangalore Port to greater heights.