In which the state of india the Kandla port is located ?


In which state of india Kandla port is located ?


  • Kandla port is located in Kutch District of Gujarat state, west central india. It is a port on the Gulf of Kutch of the Arabian Sea.
  • It was the first port to be developed after independence.
  • The port was opened on Kandla's natural deep water harbour in the 1930.
  • Kandla was constructed in the 1950 as the chief seaport serving western india, due to the partition of india leaving the port of Karanchi in pakistan.
  • Kandla port was renamed as Deendayal port trust under the indi port act of 1908.