Shipping Corporation of India actively participates in Cyclone relief work

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 12-12-2017        Tweet

MUMBAI: The Shipping of India (SCI) participated in relief efforts targeted at fisherman affected and stuck in Ratnagiri, Devgad and Veraval in the aftermath of Cyclone Ockhi, under able guidance of Hon’ble Minister of State for Shipping, Shri Pon Radhakrishnan on 8th December.

The cyclone was one of the strongest unprecedented tropical storms of 2017 and paralysed communities’ dependant on the sea for their livelihood, in its wake. Collaborating with Shri Pon Radhakrishnan, SCI, whose motto has always been 'Transporting goods, Transforming lives' facilitated the distribution of blankets and other primary relief materials, among the affected habitations, informed a SCI media statement.