‘Padma Cruise’ was launched on Thursday at Shimulia ferry terminal in Lauhajang to boost river tourism on Padma River.
“The government is working towards advancing the country’s river tourism. And Padma Bridge is being recognised as the new hub of tourist attraction and tourism,” State Minister for Civil Aviation and Tourism Mahbub Ali said while Inaugurating ‘Padma Cruise’.
Tourism facilities will soon be made available for the tourists, he noted.
The state minister encouraged private stakeholders by mentioning that they play an indispensable part in the growth of the tourism sector and job creation. He said the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Tourism is sincere towards any private project relevant to the development of the tourism sector.