Extend Rs 1,014 crore grant to 3 fishing harbours in AP: MP Mopidevi in RS
YSRCP MP Mopidevi Venkata Ramana Rao on Saturday requested the Central government to extend Rs 1,014 crore as grant to three fishing harbours in Andhra Pradesh. He stated that the Central government had agreed to sanction Rs 150 crore each to three fishing harbours from the Fisheries and Aquaculture Infrastructure Development Fund (FIDF) as loan. The MP brought to the notice of the Rajya Sabha that the AP is in the second spot in marine exports and earning foreign revenue to the country. Nizampatnam, Machilipatnam, and Uppada harbours would be constructed under phase-2.