Port Blair, March 5: The Hon’ble Member of Parliament, Shri Bishnu Pada Ray had taken up the issue for enhancement of consolidated pay of Doctors of A & N Health Deptt. engaged on contract basis through his several letters and communications  with the Lt. Governor, concerned Ministries of GOI, and took the issue in the floor of the Lok Sabha.

Now that the A&N Administration approved the enhancement and their consolidated salary has been enhanced from the Month of March, 2013, from Rs 54,000/- to Rs 62,000/- (For Contract Doctors posted to Little Andaman and Southern groups), the MP has expressed his happiness and gratitude for the same to the Lt. Governor.