Wednesday, Feb 08, 2023

Ferry service


New vessel to start RoPax ferry services between Ghogha and Hazira 

September 08, 2022 12:29 am

The overall length of the vessel is 134.5 meters with the beam of 21 meters and draft of 5.7 meters, which is made in Japan and has a speed of 17 knots.

Trial run of Mumbai-Navi Mumbai water taxi service likely in October

September 25, 2021 3:44 pm

The trial will be the culmination of a three-decade-old plan which envisaged using Mumbai’s waterways for passenger transport

Officegoers in Kalyan, Dombivali use ferry service to cut commute time

October 17, 2020 3:49 am

According to officegoers, massive traffic congestions are witnessed on roads leading to Shilphata junction, Kongaon and Patripol bridge. “The vehicles are stranded for hours on these stretches,” says Bharat Shah, a resident of Dombivali.

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM inaugurates 'south Asia's biggest' Ro-Ro ferry service

October 22, 2017 7:29 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates India's first phase Roll-on, Roll-off (Ro-Ro) ferry service, which will operate between Bhavnagar district's Ghogha and Bharuch's Dahej in Gulf of Cambay.

PM Modi to launch Gujarat ferry service after four-year delay

October 17, 2017 4:01 am

“The trial run of the service has been going on for the last two days. There will be more such trial runs before the Prime Minister flags off the inaugural run of the ferry service on October 22,” said CEO of Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB).

Russia launches ferry connection with North Korea

May 18, 2017 7:54 pm

The newly launched ferry service will help both tourists and North Korean workers.

Ferry service between Okha and Bet Dwarka suspended

June 15, 2016 9:20 pm

The wind speed picked up at Okha late morning on June 15 and GMB officers, who monitor boats ferrying passengers and pilgrims between Okha and Bet Dwarka, ordered suspension of services for safety reasons.

Obama visit: Ferry service to temporarily go off at Gateway

November 02, 2010 3:50 pm

"No boat would ferry from the four jetties at the Gateway of India from November 5 for three days,owing to police orders.