Expect berthing delays and traffic suspensions at the Port of Mumbai. The Mumbai Port Trust has announced that the navy will be conducting firing practice from 30th January until 31st January between 0800 hrs and 1430 hrs LT daily.
During these periods, there will be no shipping movements in the Mumbai Harbour. No anchorages will be allotted during this time. All vessels anchored in the inner harbour and PLA will be required to vacate the anchorage by midnight on 29th January. No vessels will be allowed to remain anchored in the firing area from costal batteries at Middle Ground, Oyster Rock and Colaba Point.
Vessels movements will be stopped at JNPT from 30th January until 31st January, arriving vessels - between 0700 hrs and 1400 hrs LT daily; departing vessels - between 0530 hrs and 1330 hrs LT daily.