Port Blair, May 17: The Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India to provide parallel internet connectivity through undersea OFC cable to A&N Islands from Puri in Odisha to Diglipur (North & Middle Andaman), Link Shaheed Dweep (Neil) Island in the planned 2nd OFC submarine link and to bring the high speed internet tariffs at par with mainland, by waiving-off the CANI segment charges for 5 to 10 years

Port Blair, May 17: Hon’ble Lt. Governor, A&N Islands and Vice Chairman, Islands Development Agency, Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) today led the Islanders in paying rich tributes to Great Andamanese who were killed in the Battle of Aberdeen fought on 17th May, 1859 between the British colonial rulers and the Great Andamanese.

Port Blair, May 17: Former Sate President BJP-ANI, Shri Vishal Jolly has taken up the matter of repair of Road from Bimblitan Shiv Mandir to Bimblitan Junction at NH-4 and Road from Garacharma Junction to NTS Junction Teylerabad through a letter addressed to Chief Secretary, A&N Administration.

Port Blair, May 17: The Port Cargo Wing Welfare Association of the Port Management Board, A&N Administration has expressed its sincere gratitude to the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration, Shri Jitendra Narain, IAS for the efforts made to airlift an accident victim of the Port Management Board.

Port Blair, May 17: Heavy rain (7-11 Cm) likely to occur at one or two places over Andaman & Nicobar Islands. Thunderstorm and lightning with gusty wind (speed reaching 40 -50 Kmph) likely to occur at one or two places from 18th May – 20th May 2022. Due to squally weather, wind speed exceeding 45 kmph is likely over Andaman sea along and off Andaman & Nicobar Coast. Fishermen are advised not to venture into the sea upto 19th May 2022.