In commemoration of the Visakhapatnam Port celebrations on its 85 years of existence and Port being open to Public on 8 th October, 2018 also to the School and College students tremendous response has been received from various Schools and Colleges in and out of Vizag i.e., from East and West Godavari and tourists from Kolkata utilized this facility and the Children with eagerness have visited the Port in buses on the last day also. Tourists who are already in Visakhapatnam from various places in the country have also visited the Port.
On 6 th October, 2018, 3000 School and College students visited the Port, on 7 th October, 2018 approximately 4000 public visited the Port and on 8 th October, 2018, School and College Students overwhelming numbering around 6000 have visited the Port. Students expressed their happiness of witnessing the Port operations directly and gained knowledge of the activities of the Port. Students desired to continue this type of activities regularly to gain first-hand information of the Port activities. The Vizag people also expressed the same and appreciated the entire Port team for organizing such a wonderful, educative and informative programme. The 3 days Port visit programme to the Public was concluded successfully.