Port Blair, Dec. 20: Miss V. K. Mariyam Bibi, ex-Adhyaksha Zilla Parishad South Andaman met Shri Navlendra Kumar Singh, Director Transport recently and requested to re-start the bus service from Bambooflat to Rangat. After the pandemic, residents of Ferrargunj Tehsil are forced travel to Port Blair through ferry for covid test done and then catch the bus from Mohanpura bus terminus.

It makes it very difficult for the people of this area as they have to go through this cumbersome process early morning. Mariyam requested the Director to consider the demand of resuming the bus service from Bambooflat to Rangat. She also suggested that the Covid test be done at Ferrargunj for the convenience of the passengers. The Director assured to into the matter and do the needful at the earliest.