February 26, 2019
Bangla CM inaugurates houseboats for tourists
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee inaugurated two houseboats for tourists on February 22, from her public meeting in Tarakeswar.
The houseboats, named Gangashree and Jaloshree, would ply on the Hooghly River in Kolkata. the hulls of the boats are painted green while the passenger cabins and roofs are orange in colour.
This is a project of the State Tourism Department. It has been in the planning stage for sometime now, and on the 22nd, the project came to fruition.