NFC TRANSPORTS OVER 10,000 PASSENGERS, 2,400 VEHICLES DURING RECENT HOLIDAYS

MUSCAT: The National Ferries Company (NFC) transported 10,681 passengers and 2,429 vehicles during the Eid al Fitr and Renaissance Day holidays.

NFC has said that the Shannah-Masirah route witnessed maximum rush as Shannah and Jawharat Masirah transported altogether 9,533 passengers and 2,195 vehicles.

The company has said altogether 1,148 passengers and 234 vehicles were transported between Khasab in Musandam, Port Sultan Qaboos in Muscat, Shinas in North Batinah and Lima Port in Khasab.

The company’s ferries transported 665 passengers and 155 vehicles on the Muscat-Khasab-Muscat route, 362 passengers and 79 vehicles on the Shinas-Khasab-Shinas route and 121 passengers on the Khasab-Lima-Khasab route.

NFC had increased the number of trips during the holidays to meet the expected rush.