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Mon, Jan 20, 2020 4:04

Cox’s Bazar-St. Martin ship to be launched February

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Tourists and travelers will not need to go to Teknaf for St. Martin as a direct ship is going to launch from Cox’s Bazar in February. 

Tourists and travelers will not need to go to Teknaf for St. Martin as a direct ship is going to launch from Cox’s Bazar in February. 

A source close to the Karnafuly Ship Builders confirmed the matter.

Karnafuly Ship Builders Ltd will operate the ship’s service from Cox’s Bazar to St. Martin where Farhan Express Tourism will be in full cooperation with the management.

“The ship will be launched in February,” said Hossain Islam Bahadur, managing director of the company.

The list and schedule for the coastal vessel, MV Karnaphuli Express, is yet to be known. However, sources say, details of the service will be conveyed through press conferences soon.

Earlier, it was decided to operate a tourist ship from Khulna to St. Martin. With the launch of the service, people can enjoy the beauty of Sundarbans as well as views of Bhola-Hatia-Nijhum Dwip-Kutubdia-Patenga-Maheshkhali-Cox’s Bazar-Inani and Teknaf.