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Navya agarwal

May 19, 2014

Why Kolkata port is called a riverine port?Pls give reasons

Kolkata is a riverine port’ –Give reasons.

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Syeda

Answer.

The port, situated on the bank of a river far away from the sea and connected through that river with the sea, is called Riverine Port .Kolkata port is the best example for this kind of port. 

Theresa Joshy

It serves a very large and rich hinterland of Ganga Bramaputhra basin

Aruna kumari Sripada

The port, situated on the bank of a river far away from the sea and connected through that river with the sea, is called Riverine Port .Kolkata port is the best example for this kind of port.
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