Maitre-2 bus services to connect India and Bangladesh
Maitre-2, a second passenger bus to Kolkata via Dhaka was flagged off from Agartala, Tripura on January 19, 2018.
- The bus was flagged off by Tripura MLA Ratan Das and Tripura Road Transport Corporation Chairman
- This bus service is expected to strengthen trans-border relationship between India and Bangladesh and enhance people-to-people
- The distance between Kolkata and Agartala is about 1650 km, by Indian This distance is cut to 515 km if the buses go through Dhaka.