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22nd July, 2003

Notification No. 46/2003 - Customs ( N.T.) 

            In exercise of the power conferred by section 76 A of the Customs Act, 1962 ( 52 of 1962),  the Central Government hereby specifies the Madras Special   Economic Zone  as a "special economic zone".

2.   This notification shall come into force on the 15th day of August, 2003.

Explanation.- For the purposes of this notification, "FALTA Special Economic Zone" means the FALTA Special Economic Zone in the district of 24-Parganas in the State of West Bengal comprising of the places bearing the survey numbers and enclosed by the boundaries specified below:-

survey numbers: 

mouza: Bisra, J. L. number. 1, p.s. Diamond Harbour 

(a)              Plot numbers bordering the Dump Area: 

  east:  60, 62, 70,71, 72, 73, 94, 598, 599, 107, 159, 156, 167, 179, 178, 176;
south: 440, 441, 442, 444, 443, 1106, 1107, 7, 6, 0, 9, 5522, 561;
west : 436, 454, 460, 516, 520, 303, 302, 296, 295, 294, 293, 661, 662, 663;
north: 659, 591, 573, 580;

    (b)    plots within the Dump No. 1: 

1107, 443, 442, 446, 447, 448, 449, 452, 451, 483, 481, 402, 479, 478, 477, 480, 484, 485, 486, 487, 488, 489, 490, 491, 492, 493, 494, 495, 496, 470, 471, 472, 473, 474, 475, 476, 497, 498, 499, 500, 501, 509, 502, 464, 465, 466, 467, 468, 469, 503, 504, 505, 506, 507, 508, 509, 510, 511, 512, 513, 514, 522, 523, 524, 525, 526, 527, 528, 533, 534, 535, 536, 537, 538, 539, 540, 541, 542, 601, 602, 543, 544, 545, 546, 547, 548, 549, 550, 551, 552, 553, 554, 555, 556, 557, 558, 559, 560, 561, 562, 566, 567, 568, 569, 593, 595, 597, 598, 599, 600, 570, 576; 

boundries: "FALTA Special Economic Zone" is situated in Mouza Bisra, J. L. number 1, p.s. Diamond Harbour, in the district of 24 Parganas in the State of West Bengal at a distance of 45 Kms. from the port of Kolkata, enclosed by masonry wall, extending over approximately 627 metres on the north, 989 metres on the south, 400 metres on the east and 610 metres on the west, totaling 2626 metres approximately.

D. S. Garbyal
Under Secretary to the Government of India

F.NO.314/24/2001-FTT