The Dredging Corporation of India Ltd. (DCI),
a Central Public Sector Enterprise under Shipping Ministry has signed a
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Andhra Pradesh Government, under
which Chandrababu Naidu Government has agreed to allot land of 175 acres in
order to enable DCI to set up a training and repair and workshop facility,
construction of jetty for berthing dredgers. at Antarvedi in East Godavari
District. A survey has been conducted by DCI in this regard.
The information was
given by Minister of State for Shipping and Road Transport and Highways Pon.
Radhakrishnan in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha last week.