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The Captain of Ports Department will allow the vessels / barges to cross the Aguada Sand Bar from May 21, 2020 to May 26, 2020, during noon only, to those who have applied for permission, at their own risks and perils, provided the vessels/barges crossing the Aguada Sand Bar should have at all times Valid Survey Certificate / Insurance, and weather permitting, keeping in mind at all times the onset of South West Monsoon.

The Vessels / Barges crossing the Aguada Sand Bar should carry 2/3rd of its carrying capacity. Vessels/barges holding extension survey certificate are not permitted to cross the Aguada Sand Bar subject to inspection.

All Owners / Masters / Crews /Fishing Vessels are required to exercise extra caution while navigating through the said areas as the Navigational buoys in the Rivers Mandovi and Zuari have been withdrawn. Extra lookout / watch keeper will be on duty to avoid any mishap. Further, overtaking of vessels / barges from Mandovi Bridges to mouth of Mandovi river is strictly prohibited. Master/Serang of all vessels should adhere to the Rules of Road strictly and Notification.

All Inland permission will be withdrawn without assigning any reasons thereof, without any right of claims whatsoever.