Very good news for the tourists who want to make a tour to Sent Martin Island. Water link logistic ltd and ocean tourism Cox’s Bazar these two private compaies are going to launch a Hydro foil Air conditioned ship in the route of Cox’s Bazar’s Bakhkhali to Sent Martin. This ship is supposed to be very speedy which will take only 2 hours to reach Sent Martin from Cox’s Bazar. Earlier and still now, tourist are to go to Technaf by bus first which is 75 kilo metres away from Cox’s Bazar. Then they are to ride on a normal ship which takes 2 and half hour to reach Sent Martin. This new ship will be run like an aeroplane. According to Daily Jugantor’s information, trip fare with this ship may cost 3200 taka. It will start journey from Nuniyarchora IDWTA port of Cox’s Bazar.
Source: Daily Jugantor, 26.11.10