In Literature, the earliest mention has been made in 88 AD in Greek work "Periuplus of the Erythrean Sea". In AD 124, the earliest reference was made by Ptolemy who has observed - "Country of Kareoi, in the Kolkhic Gulf, where there is a pearl fishery, Sosikourai and Kolkhoi, and emporium at the mouth of the river Solan".
Deputy Chairman, Trustees, Port users, Heads of Departments, Officers, Employees, Teachers, my dear School Children and Distinguished Invitees. I humbly accept the privilege bestowed on me to unfurl the National Flag on this historic occasion of India’s 68th Republic Day and I extend my warm patriotic greetings to all of you.
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