Delta Corp has received a license to operate a new offshore casino at Mandovi River in Goa, local media reports.
The new vessel, named Casino Caravela, will be the company’s third casino vessel in Goa after Deltin Royale and Deltin Jaqk.
Following the announcement Delta Corp stock price rose 2.4 percent to Rs 84 (US$1.30) on the Bombay Stock Exchange.
Besides the three offshore casinos in Goa, the gaming company also operates one onshore casino in Goa, with one resort in Daman awaiting an onshore casino license.
Earlier this year, multiple insider sources revealed Delta Corp was all set to operate a new casino in Sikkim which, at the time, was scheduled for June or July.