Mormugao Port Initiates Construction of Jetty





Mormugao Port Initiates Construction of Jetty


The Minister of State for Shipping, Shri Pon. Radhakrishnan informed the Rajya Sabha today that Mormugao Port has initiated action for constructing a jetty for passenger launches/ ferry in consultation with the State Government. The estimated cost for the jetty will be Rs 3 crores. Besides that Mormugao Port is now in the process of constructing a world class cruise terminal building at a cost of Rs 8.40 crores. This amount has been received as a grant from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India. Presently, the design of the building and the tendering process is in progress.

Mormugao Port has also constructed a dedicated berth for cruise vessels which has length of 450 mts and width of 26 mts and dredged to -9.5 mts. The total expenditure for construction of the cruise berth and the dredging is about Rs 48 crores, which is financed by the Mormugao Port from its internal resources.
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