Panaji: The state government has floated a tender to outsource the operations of the mechanised integrated abattoir of the Goa Meat Complex, Usgao in Ponda, for five years.
As per the tender notice, the abattoir will be handed over to the successful bidder from June 1, 2019, to May 31, 2024. The last date for online submissions is 4 pm March 29.
The abattoir has the necessary infrastructural facilities, the tender document said. As per the tender document, interested parties will have to offer a bid of not less than Rs 837 per animal slaughtered. The successful bidder will have to ensure that the animals are kept ready for ante-mortem inspection to be carried out by authorised veterinarians.
They will have to deposit an amount equivalent to six months compensation in advance and also a bank guarantee as for the security deposit. The party will also have to pay Rs 4 lakh per month or actual electrical charges whichever is higher.
Date: 08 March 2019