PM Modi to flag off Ro-Pax ferry service between Hazira-Ghogha in Gujarat on Nov 8

New Delhi, Nov 05 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will flag off Ro-Pax ferry service between Gogha & Hazira in Gujarat on November 8, informed Minister of State for Shipping (Independent Charge), Mansukh Mandaviya on November 05 in Delhi. He said, “PM Modi will flag off Ro-Pax ferry service between Gogha & Hazira in Gujarat on Nov 8. This new route's significance is the reduction of travel time between the 2 regions by utilising the Gulf of Khambhat reducing it to 60 km from 400 km.” The Ro-Pax terminal, about 100 m in length and 40 m in width, has cost of approximately Rs 25 crore. The terminal has an administrative office building, a parking area, substation and water tower among other facilities.The inauguration of the Ro-Pax terminal at Hazira will be a big step towards PM Modi's vision of harnessing waterways and integrating them with the economic development of the country.