Krishnapatnam Port , recognized as one of India’s largest ports and ranked amongst world’s finest ports connecting the eastern and western parts of the world, has been bestowed with the Golden Peacock Environment Management Award. The prestigious award, in recognition of Krishnapatnam Port’s initiatives and achievements in the field of environment, was presented by the Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Environment Prakash Javadekar to Mr. C Sasidhar, Managing Director – Krishnapatnam Port on 11th July, 2015 at the 17th World Congress on Environment Management & Presentation of Golden Peacock Awards function held in New Delhi.
Mr. C Sasidhar, Managing Director – Krishnapatnam Port said, “We are honoured to receive this prestigious award. We strongly believe that the progress and welfare of society is not merely the responsibility of governments alone rather every organisation should contribute and be part of social welfare. We have created a socio-economic atmosphere in Krishnapatnam that immensely benefited the surrounding inhabitants fostering sustainable growth.”