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Water taxi service to be launched in Alappuzha

Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan will launch a water taxi service of the State Water Transport Department (SWTD) in Alappuzha on Thursday. According to Shaji V. Nair, Director, SWTD, a catamaran diesel-powered craft will be used for the water taxi service. The boat, with a seating capacity for 10 passengers, will pick passengers and drop them […]

Kerala’s water ambulances turn life savers in flood hit areas

24th July 2018 – Financial Express Monsoon fury wreaked havoc in ‘God’s own country’ and has hit Kerala badly, following which water ambulances, the first of its kind in the country, have been launched. The water ambulances are expected to rush to locations that are badly hit and to help people in need of immediate […]