Port Blair, June 5: The Chairperson Port Blair Municipal Council Shri.N.K.Udhaya Kumar along with a team of Sanitary and Engineering Wing officials of the Council today visited the New Pahargaon area near Shiv Mandir, Ward No-20.

The Local residents of the area briefed the Civic Chief about the issue of water logging in the locality due to rain in the past few days after the closure of a major drain in the airport area. The Civic Chief assured the local residents that necessary action will be taken at the earliest and the matter will be taken up the officials of Airport Authority to ease out the issue as early as possible.