The Central Ministry of shipping has approved to run the ship in Gomati River jointly between India and Bangladesh. The survey is likely to take place within next month. Another Historical initiative taken by CM Biplab Deb, said BJP MLA Ashish Das of Surma constituency on his official Facebook Timeline.

It is however, his statement is not clear enough what type of ship is going to be operated either commercial ship or cargo ship.
So far, no such announcement was made by Minister of Transport – Nitin Gadkari, Minister of State for shipping Pon Radhakrishnan and Mansukh L. Mandaviya.