The 30 m high GI trestle tower was erected
expeditiously and the 300 mm equipment with electronic flasher,
halogen lamp etc all supplied by the Lighthouse Workshop and
Electronic Laboratory, Jamnagar was installed on the tower in March
1998. The light was exhibited on 30th March 1998. It is interesting to
note that the GI trestle, equipment and all items for the work were
brought to the island on board MV Sagardeep directly from Okha port (
Tillanchang Dwip has been reported to be a good radar target up to 17 miles.