ROPAX Service

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News:The Ministry of Shipping has launched a roll on-roll off cum passenger ferry service called ‘ROPAX’, between Mumbai and Mandwa (Maharashtra).

Facts:

About ROPAX:

  • It is a water transport service project under the Eastern Waterfront Development.
  • The benefits of this service include reduction in the travel time, vehicular emission and traffic on the road.

Additional information:

About Eastern Waterfront Development:

  • The Eastern Waterfront is the Mumbai Port Trust’s plan to develop the port lands across Mumbai’s eastern coast stretching from Sassoon Dock to Wadala.