Port Blair, July 1: Due to breakdown of Harbour ferry vessel MV Hawabill stationed at Long Island, her services has been withdrawn. Due to above withdrawal, the harbour ferry service between Long Island and Kadamtala route has been suspended for the interim, till a substitute vessel is re-stationed.

Port Blair, July 1: The Bharatiya Janta Party led by Shri. Ajoy Bairagi, State President, BJP Andaman & Nicobar Islands organized a medical camp on 27-06-2020 to provide personal protection kits and also to make the public aware of precautionary measures of COVID-19. The camp was arranged by Mrs. Anita Puria, State Incharge, Traders Cell, BJP, A & N Islands.

Port Blair, June 29: Twenty brave Indian soldiers, including one Commanding Officer of the Indian Army were killed at Galwan border clash with China on the night of June 15/16 June, 2020. However, the Govt. of India has so far not come up with a proper clarification on this issue, said the Pradesh Congress Committee Spokesperson in a press conference held on Saturday. In order to pay tributes to the brave hearts and also to highlight the important issues before the nation, the Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) on the directions of the Congress Working Committee (CWC) had decided to organize various programmes.  Accordingly, two important programmes on important issues have been chalked out to highlight before the nation. As part of the CWC decisions, the Andaman and Nicobar Pradesh Congress Committee (ANPCC) have also decided to organize the same. 

Port Blair, July 1: Artificial insemination in Andaman local pigs was tried by scientists of Animal Science Division, ICAR-CIARI which succeeded to first report on birth of piglets in these islands. The technique is well established and being practiced commonly in cow and she buffaloes.

Port Blair, June 29: The Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Lt. Governor, A&N Islands to consider construction of transit accommodation /hostel for the construction labours out of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.