Adani Ports acquires Tajpur portADANIPORTS - 835 Change: -2.60 (-0.31 %)
As per media sources, the West Bengal government has awarded a greenfield deep sea Tajpur port project to APSEZ at an investment of Rs 25000 crore. The port is proposed to be developed on a straight beach front and will be located very close to mineral rich belts of West Bengal, Jharkhand and Odisha. The identified site is located 180 km from Kolkata and 10 km from Digha.
The state is also offering 1000 acres of land with a concession of 99 years against usual 30-35 years. The project will also be linked to the industrial and economic corridor from Dunkuni to Raghunathpur.