Trial Run of Ship is to be conducted in first week of September.
In a historic event first ship trial run to be conducted in first week of September in Tripura.
Chief Minister of Tripura Biplab Kumar Deb in a tweet declared that Bangladesh inland water transport authority has given permission for trial run of voyage from Daundkandi (Cumilla), Bangladesh to Sonamura of Tripura via Gomati river.
The trial run is scheduled on september this year during which 50MT cement will be transported to Tripura through waterways from Bangladesh.
CM Biplab has thanked Prime Minister Modi for taking steps for overall development of the state.
The trial run is scheduled in first week of September 2020, during which 50 MT cement will be transported in barge from Dhaka to Sonamura. This is for the first time in history that any kind of goods will be reaching Tripura by ship.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet informed this and said “I would like to thank Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi ji, Shipping Minister, Shri Mansukh Mandavia ji & Govt of Bangladesh for extending kind cooperation”.