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Watch: First water taxi service in the backwaters of Alappuzha, Kerala

Oct 18, 2020 16:53 IST
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The first water taxi service in Kerala was launched in backwaters of Alappuzha. The catamaran diesel-powered craft has seating capacity of 10 passengers. The backwaters of Alappuzha is a major tourist attraction in the state. This is the first in a series of four boats that the government is planning to introduce. This will promote tourism and also provide hassle-free travel facilities. The water taxi can also be used as a rescue vehicle during emergencies.

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