Post Date : January 27, 2021
Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority’s Logistics Park at Batasingaram will be inaugurated on Thursday. The state-of-the-art logistics park will be inaugurated by Hyderabad’s Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao.
The city which is becoming a logistics hub already has an operational Logistics Park at Mangalpally that is developed in an area of about 40 acres with a cost of nearly INR 40 crore. The new facility at Batasingaram will be the second one that will supplement the growing logistics scene in the city.
KT Rama Rao tweeted regarding the same.
Happy to be inaugurating a state of the art HMDA truckdock logistics park developed in a PPP mode by @HMDA_Gov & @truckdocklog— KTR (@KTRTRS) January 26, 2021
Telangana Govt’s intent to set up an ideal logistics township, is now being launched successfully @ Batasingaram, EXIT 11, ORR , NH65#LogisticsPark pic.twitter.com/ZixSyVpxdO
The Minister tweeted “Park is developed to foster operations in a 24-hour format with safety surveillance. Truck parking, docking services along with organized Grade A warehousing is set in a perfect ecosystem coupled with value-added services of mini godowns, food, accommodation and health care etc.”
Keeping in mind the demand and activity in the logistics sector in and around Hyderabad and with an objective of promoting organized movement of goods, reduce entry of multi-axle vehicle in Hyderabad, the State government through the HMDA initiated the development of logistics facilities around the Hyderabad Metropolitan Area.
Under Phase I, HMDA has taken up development of logistics parks at Batasingaram and Mangalpally on PPP mode to provide infrastructure facilities towards meeting the increasing demand for facilities related to freight logistics.
Furthermore, HMDA has envisaged development of logistics parks as integrated one-stop facility for freight operators, third party logistic service providers, cargo handling companies, truck drivers, warehousing, parking etc.