(Ports Wing)


New Delhi, the 19th March, 1997.

G.S.R.162(E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by Sub-section (1) of Section 124, read with Sub-section (1) of Section 132 of the Major Ports Act, 1963 (38 of 1963), the Central Government hereby approves the adoption of the Central Govt. Rules for grant of House Building Advance by the Tuticorin Port Trust made by the Board of Trustees for the Port of Tuticorin and set out in the Schedule annexed to this notification.

2. The said regulations shall come into force on the date of publication of this notification in the Official Gazette.


In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 28 of the Major Port Act, 1963(38 of 1963), the Board of Trustees of Tuticorin Port with the approval of the Central Government as required under sub-section 1 of Section 124 of the said Act, hereby makes the following order:-

      1. Repealing the Tuticorin Port Employees (Grant of advance for building of houses) Regulations, 1979 and

      2. Adopting the Central Government Rules for grant of house building advance and the directives of Ministry issued from time to time for grant of house building advance to Tuticorin Port Employees.

(F.No. PR-12016/3/95-P.E.-I)

K.V.RAO. Jt. Secy.