About the India & Maldive Cargo ferry service:
This meet between Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya and Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation of Maldives, Ms. Aishath Nahula.On the date of 22nd September 2020. This is launched a direct cargo ferry service between India and Maldives.
Capacity of 200 TEU and 3000 MT of break bulk cargo will sail from Tuticorin to Kochi. It will proceed to Kulhudhuffushi port in North Maldives and then to Male port.
Shipping Corporation of India operating this ferry service. This new service will run twice a month. Also this is direct and alternate means of transportation of goods between India and Maldives.
Reference Used: Air News