The state government has sanctioned the construction of ten new beaches between Rushikonda and Bhogapuram in Visakhapatnam. Rs 2.50 crore to be invested by the State Tourism Development Corporation in the development of each beach.
Initially, five beaches will be developed by the Visakhapatnam Port Management with funds provided under corporate social responsibility and the remaining will be developed in the second phase.
The list of new beaches are
Facilities at the new beaches will be like fitness equipment,bathrooms,drinking water,safe swimming zones,primary medical care,children’s sports parks, food courts,beach sports,watch tower, CCTV control,etc.,.89