Connectivity will boost the Opportunities in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands says Prime Minister

Port Blair, Aug. 10: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today launched and dedicated to the nation, the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Andaman & Nicobar Islands to the mainland  through video conferencing. The foundation stone for this project was laid by the PM on 30th December 2018 at Port Blair.

Health Centres Across South Andaman Badly Affected Due to COVID-19

Port Blair, Aug. 10: As many as 42 doctors under the Directorate of Health Services have been tested positive to Corona Virus. According to a data presented to the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, 0.27 percentage of population of Andaman & Nicobar Islands have been affected due to COVID-19, which is increasing at the rate of 0.02 per cent on an average per day. The number of deaths due to the virus has also been increasing at a rapid pace, with no proper solution to contain the pandemic in the islands.

Port Blair/ Kolkata, Aug 10: With the commissioning of the fiber link by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, Airtel has become the first mobile operator to launch ‘Ultra-Fast 4G’ services in Andaman and Nicobar. The blazing fast speeds on Airtel’s 4G network will deliver a world-class digital experience to customers on the islands, said a release from Bharti Airtel.    

Will BSNL Press ‘That’ Button to Release High Speed Internet for the Islanders?

Port Blair, Aug 10: The people of Andaman & Nicobar Islands have been waiting for days and months for the auspicious occasion when the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi would be launching the Chennai Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Sub Marine Cable Project (CANI-SMCP). The day had finally come when the Prime Minister had agreed to launch the services today.

Port Blair, Aug. 10: The Andaman Lakshadweep Harbour Works, Port Blair will be organising an online seminar on ‘Model Studies for Creation of Artificial Harbour’ by Dr. J.D. Agarwal, Scientist – E, Port & Harbour Division –II, Central Water & Power Research Station, Pune on 12th August at 1000 Hrs – 1200 Hrs through online. Interested persons who wish to participate in the seminar may access by clicking on the link For more details and information, interested persons may contact the Executive Engineer (ALHW), Port Blair over telephone number 03102-232855.