Private ferry service to Sri Lanka resumes after two years

Last Updated: Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 16:48

Tuticorin: Private ferry service between India and Sri Lanka, which was stopped for two years due to the ethnic war in that country, will resume Friday with a vessel carrying 300 tonnes of goods leaving for Colombo
M V N Raj TPN 241 will leave for Sri Lanka from the Old Port here carrying goods such as onion, potato, corn, and turmeric, officials said.
It will take 24 hours to reach Colombo, they said. A goods ferry service between Tuticorin and the Maldives is already in operation.


First Published: Thursday, February 10, 2011 - 16:48

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