Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Maritime India Summit 2021 through video conferencing. PM Modi said that the nation is very sincere to emerge as a leading blue economy of the world. He also added that the government aims to operationalise 23 waterways by 2030. PM Modi also invited the private sector to invest in the ports sector and said that the government's focus is on upgrading current infrastructure, creating next generation infrastructure, boosting reform journey. He added that the present had invested in waterways like no other in the past and said that they plan to integrate ports with coastal economic zones. Watch the full video for all the details.