An open online tender has been published and will be closed on 12th October, 2023 at 15.00 hrs. It will be under Non-Fare Revenue (NFR) earning model, for setting up & operating prefabricated cine domes at Dombivli, Khopoli, Juchandra and Igatpuri stations for a period of Ten years.
The proposed Cine Dome will be a full-fledged cinema for showcasing movies including latest movie releases & documentaries and other content etc. along with meals/snacks/beverages for customers/visitors/Guests.
However, no permanent structure will be allowed to be constructed. The Cine Dome will be manned by the tenderers own operators. Crowd management shall be the sole responsibility of the party
Setting up, Operation, Maintenance & Management of Pre-Fabricated Cine Dome shall be the sole responsibility of the licensee and the cost for the same is to be borne by the licensee (it includes cost of erecting structures, Prefabricated Cine Dome related items, safety & security, necessary amenities, laying cables, electrical connection, electricity consumption charges, electricity deposit & other incidental expenses etc.). Cost of all the above and incidental expenses incurred for setting up & operation of Pre-Fabricated Cine Dome is to be borne by the licensee.
The tenderer will set up Pre-Fabricated Cine Dome as per location’s requirement. For this purpose, he will submit a detailed layout plan/design for necessary approval from competent authority within 30 days of issue of LOA.
Railway reserves the right to advise any changes as per its requirement. However, no permanent structure should be built. Total area around 5000 sq.ft. at each of the above locations.
Reserve price per annum is as under:
- Dombivli – Rs. 47,85,400/-
- Juchandra – Rs. 35,82,000/-
- Igatpuri – Rs. 17,10,400/-
- Khopoli – Rs. 23,31,100/-
Bidders have to register in the IREPS portal of the railways in order to participate in E-Tender closing on 12/10/2023 at 15.00 hrs.
Source: Central Railway- Press Release | Image Credit (representational): MoR