The Kolkata Port has been renamed as Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Port. The Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi announced this in Kolkata on the occasion of 150th year celebrations of the Kolkata Port Trust. Mr. Modi launched several Port led development projects worth Rs 600 cr rupees to mark the day.
On the occasion the Prime Minister released a commemorative stamp on 150th years of the Kolkata Port Trust.
Syama Prasad Mookerjee is a living legend, a leader for development who fought on the forefront for the idea of 'One Nation, One Constitution.