India-Sri Lanka ferry service

Mapping Source: IE  Context:  The historic sea route between India and Sri Lanka has been revived with the launch of a passenger ferry service connecting Nagapattinam (India) and Kankesanthurai (Sri Lanka), approx. 110 Km distance,  with the aim of strengthening bilateral relations, promoting tourism, and boosting local trade. Named ‘Cheriyapani,’ the service rekindles maritime links …