The cruise would have covered a distance of 3,200 km in over 50 days after reaching Dibrugarh on February 28 via Patna Sahib, Bodh Gaya, Vikramshila, Dhaka, the Sudarbans and Kaziranga national park
MV Ganga Vilas is the first-ever cruise vessel to be made in India and it began its journey from Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh and will reach Dibrugarh in Assam via Bangladesh
The 51-day luxury journey covering five Indian states, and Bangladesh will cost Rs 50-55 lakh per passenger
The cruise is equipped with a pollution-free system and noise control technology, Singh said. There is an STP plant on this cruise so that no sewage flows into the Ganges as well as a filtration plant which purifies the...
Modi via video conferencing also inaugurated a Tent City at Varanasi, developed on the banks of the Ganga opposite the famed ghats of the holy city, to tap the tourism potential of the region