Sea Plane Services To Start In West Bengal’s Digha To Promote Tourism

by Sanjana Shenoy
by Sanjana Shenoy 114

If you’re a water baby, you probably like to visit popular beach destinations like Goa, Gokarna, Andaman & Nicobar Islands or Lakshadweep. But did you know that West Bengal has its own peaceful coastal resort town Digha? Well, this coastal destination has pristine, picturesque, secluded beaches. And if that isn’t enough, then let’s give you another reason to visit Digha. Seaplane services will soon start in Digha to promote tourism. Yup! You can actually experience a water-friendly aircraft in Digha, that lands on water.

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What’s In It?

The government of Bengal has made a proposal to the Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) in a bid to soon commence seaplane operations in Digha. Reports suggest that Digha has already been witnessing tourist attention in Bengal. The State government too is constructing infrastructure in this beach town. On the other hand, the government is also trying to invest in seaplanes in order to attract more tourists to the state, which will in turn help in improving the local economy.

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Earlier, the Mamta Banerjee government had assured that the coastal town of Digha would soon be turned into a thriving beach town, bustling with tourists. Over time, several developments works have been undertaken here ad other beach destinations of East Midnapore. Interestingly reports suggest that it was Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee’s idea of introducing seaplanes in Digha. If you love beaches, then here are 15 Most Romantic Honeymoon Beach Destinations In India For 2020

What’s More?

Reports suggest that the state government is intending to bring water-friendly aircraft that will land on water. The passengers in the aircraft can they board vessels or boats to come ashore. Flight operations might also commence from the Cooch Behar Airport. When it comes to the seaplane in Digha, we are super excited. It will be a whole different experience altogether. The beaches of Digha, be it the relaxing Chandpur beach, untouched old Digha beach, coconut tree surrounded Talsari beach, laidback Udaipur beach, fish boat scattered Shankarpur beach or the beautiful manmade New Digha beach, you know this coastal town has a lot to offer. So head here for a wonderful holiday with your family, soaking in the warmth, salty air, and rejuvenating vibes here. And if you’re still curious about a seaplane experience, then check out the video below. When you’re in West Bengal, visit the state capital and try out these 8 Things In Kolkata

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