The advance sale of launch tickets will be started from tomorrow (Sunday) ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr holidays.
River port sources said that the launch authority sale only advance cabin tickets not the normal tickets (steerage).
Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Authority (BIWTA) Inspector M Mahfuz said that the cabin fare depends on the basis of launch route. Dhaka to Chandpur route launch cabin fare minimum Tk800 which goes up to Tk2,500.
People can book tickets online for travelling on six steamers of Bangladesh Inland Water Transport Corporation (BIWTC).