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Gujarat’s Bedi Port to turn into a multi-modal hub

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JAMNAGAR : Gujarat’s Bedi Port is about to transform into a multi-modal hub with rail connectivity being put in place, according to the last planning.

In response to officers within the know, discussions are on between few container dealing with logistics corporations to make use of the railway line adequately.

“Containers normally transfer from Jamnagar space to Mumbai or to Mundra. There has additionally been a requirement for a personal freight terminal for containers alongside the railway line. It’s anticipated that this can cut back the logistics price for containers,” a Bedi Port official informed.

The primary load of coal was dispatched by a newly laid railway line earlier this month.

An official assertion mentioned that this was a first-of-its-kind rail connectivity applied on a Public Personal Partnership mannequin by engineering, procurement, and development (EPC) contracts inside a brief span of eight months. The venture was executed by Gujarat Rail Infrastructure Improvement Company (G-RIDE), the Gujarat authorities’s three way partnership with the Indian Railways.

It’s anticipated that the rail connectivity to the Bedi Port will improve its capability manifold, easing site visitors from busy ports like Mundra and Kandla.

The Bedi Port is on Southern shoreline of Gulf of Kutch whereas the Mundra, and Kandla ports are positioned on the Northern shoreline. Each Mundra and Kandla are linked by railways.

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