Bantwal: Coastal Development Authority chairperson Nivedith Alva arrived in Vittal on Wednesday evening and inspected the site for a modern fish market to be erected.
He said a grant of Rs 25 lakh would be released by the CDA. The new structure will have space for 7 to 10 fish vendors to sit and conduct their trade. Counters for chicken and mutton sale also will be part of the new market.
Blueprint for the proposed new market would be prepared soon, he said. Panchayat CEO Leena Britto, Vittal gram panchayat’s former president Ramanath Vitla, local leader Muralidhar Rai Kallaje, M K Moosa, Praveenchandra Alva and others were present on the occasion.