Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: Chennai Port Trust has set a new record for total cargo handled in a day 2,71,065 tonnes on August 9, surpassing the previous record of 2,58,145 tonnes on April 6.

K.Suresh, chairman, Port Trust, has thanked all the port users, stevedores, steamer agents, officials and employees of Chennai Port Trust for having contibuted towards creating the new record.

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