The government is preparing to conduct water transport in three major rivers of the country.
The government is preparing to operate the vessel by studying the feasibility of transport in Gandaki west, Narayani in the central region and Saptakoshi river in the east.
The government is going to study the feasibility of carrying passengers and cargo ships along these rivers. Some of these are operating on a smaller scale along the river, including steamers.
Nepal Water Ship Office said that a team with technical team will be deployed to the river for feasibility study.