For the first time between India and the Maldives, there is agreement to run a passenger and cargo boat. This vessel will come from Kerala’s Kochi to the capital of the Maldives (via Kulhudhufushi Atoll). It has been told that this not only strengthens the relations between the two countries but the tourism will also increase.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived on a two-day tour of Maldives on Saturday. At the same time, India and Maldives signed the agreement to run the boat to run the yacht. The distance between Kochi and Male is 700 km while the distance between Kochi to Kulhudhufushi is 500 km.