Maritime Transport in India One Liner Questions & Answers


Question Answer
1 India’s largest Ship Breaking Yard is located in Gujarat at – Alang
2 Jawaharlal Nehru Port is located in the State of – Maharashtra
3 Which port is constructed for the de-congestion of the present Mumbai seaport? Nhava Sheva (Jawaharlal Nehru Port)
4 Kandla port is located on – Gulf of Kutch
5 Paradip port is located in the state of – Odisha
6 Marmugao seaport is situated in – Goa
7 Which is the National Waterway number 1? Ganga–Bhagirathi–Hoogly River Waterway
8 At which place three crescent-shaped beaches meet? Kanyakumari
9 What is the length of the shipping canal in the Sethusamudram project? 167 km
10 Sethusamudram Project connects – Gulf of Mannar with Palk Bay
11 By promotion of Krishnapatnam port, which state would be most beneficiary? Andhra Pradesh
12 The biggest port in India is – Mumbai
13 India’s 13th major port is going to be set up in which State? Maharashtra
14 Which is the longest waterway in the country? Allahabad – Haldia
15 National Inland Navigation Institute (NINI) is situated in – Patna
16 The twelfth major port of India handling coal is being developed near – Chennai
17 Which port is situated at the Gulf of Kutch? Kandla
18 Which state has explored the possibility of constructing an artificial inland port to be connected to the sea by a long navigational channel? Rajasthan