National Maritime Heritage Complex(NMHC) at Lothal, Gujarat
Part of: GS Prelims and GS I – Culture
- The Ministry of Culture (MoC) and Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways (MoPSW) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for ‘Cooperation in Development of National Maritime Heritage Complex (NMHC) at Lothal, Gujarat’
- It is one of the prominent cities of the Ancient Indus Valley Civilization dating back to 2400 BC.
- The cities to decide that will you theory of the Sabarmati in Gujarat close to the Gulf of Khambhat
- A Dockyard has been found here where boats and ships came in from the sea and through the river.
Pic courtesy: PIB