Port Blair, Feb. 17: The Lt Governor, Lt Gen (Retd) Bhopinder Singh, PVSM, AVSM has sanctioned one lakh fifty thousand rupees from LG’s Relief Fund for the treatment of Shri T. Appa Rao in mainland. Shri Appa Rao, aged 43 years, is a case of Carcinoma Cheek with Skin involvement was admitted for Surgery (Cheek Resection + Manibulectomy + Radical Neck Dissection + PMMC Flap) and is undergoing treatment in mainland. Shri T. Appa Rao belongs to weaker section of the society.


Port Blair, Feb. 17: The PCC President Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Lt. Governor to consider upgradation of Govt. Sec. School CFO Nallah at Betapur. Explaining the need for upgradation, Sharma said that after passing Class Xth, the students of this school are forced to travel upto 30 Kms at GSSS Sabari for further education. Moreover, due to heavy rush in GSSS Sabari and other schools in the area, many students are not able to get admission.

It is brought to the notice of general public/consumers and Government departments that the power supply will remain suspended in some of the areas in South Andaman on 16.02.2013 from 0800 hours to 1400 hours for undertaking HT and LT line clearance from Dhanikhari to Port Mout.

Port Blair, Feb. 15: The Entry fee and Videography charges of the Fisheries Museum-cum-Aquarium near water sports complex, Aberdeen, Port Blair have been revised as under:

Port Blair, Feb. 14: Town Official Language Implementation Committee, Port Blair has been awarded THIRD prize {2011-2012} for best implementation of Official language policy in Andaman and Nicobar Islands by Govt. of India, Home Ministry, Deptt. of Official Language.

Port Blair, Feb. 14: The President PCC, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief Engineer, APWD, for an immediate repair of the road leading to North Bay from Hope Town.

Port Blair, Feb. 14: The Secretary (Agriculture/Animal Husbandry/Fisheries), Shri S.N. Misra was on a four-day visit to Middle & North Andamans from 9th to 12th February 2013.

During his visit, he interacted with the officers and staff of Agriculture Farm at Nimbudera, Mayabunder and Diglipur. He also inspected the cattle and poultry farms of the Animal Husbandry department. He was apprised of the various activities and on-going schemes being implemented by the department.