22nd July, 2003.
Notification No. 45/2003 - Customs (N.T.)
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 76 A of the Customs Act, 1962 ( 52 of 1962), the Central Government hereby specifies the Visakhapatnam 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, "Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone" means the Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone at Visakhapatnam in the State of Andhra Pradesh comprising of the places bearing the Khasra numbers or survey numbers, as the case may be, and enclosed by the boundaries, specified below:-
khasra numbers or survey numbers:
Boundaries: "Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone" is situated in Visakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh lying at a distance of 24 kms. from the port of Visakhapatnam and 15 kms. from the Visakhapatnam Airport;
D. S. Garbyal