Port Blair, Nov. 26:  The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma, who is also the Member of the Central Advisory Committee for National Cadet Corps (NCC), organised a Nature Integration Programme for NCC cadets, participating in the Special National Integration Camp (SNIC 23).

The event, which took place on November 23, 2023, witnessed the participation of a total of 190 cadets of SNIC-23, comprising 95 from Andaman & Nicobar Islands and 85 from mainland India. The cadets were accompanied by Commodore Atul Kumar Rastogi, Deputy Director General, National Cadet Corps Directorate (Tamilnadu, Puducherry, Andaman & Nicobar), and Col Arindham Majumder, Group Commander, National Cadet Corps Group, Chennai ‘A’. Lt. Col Pankaj Modgil, Commanding Officer 1 (AN) INDEP INF Coy, Lt. Cdr . Ankit Pant, Commanding Officer, Naval NCC, Local NCC officers and seasoned instructors from both Andaman & Nicobar and outstation NCC Units were also in attendance.

Port Blair, Nov. 26: The A&N State Open Rapid Chess Championship 2023 organised by Andaman Nicobar Chess Association (ANCA) commenced this morning (26.11.2023) at Marine Workshop Hall Building, ITI Campus, Dolly Gunj. This is the largest chess tournament ever organised in the A&N Islands with a record-breaking participation of 260 chess players participating with great enthusiasm.

Port Blair, Nov. 26: The State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Shri Ajoy Bairagi has requested the Lt. Governor and Chief Secretary, A&N Administration to fulfill the long pending demands raised by the PRI Members and to resolve the protest done by the PRI Members of North & Middle Andaman.

In his letter Bairagi highlighted that the PRI members wrote several letter over years to A&N Administration and GOI for their genuine demands and the same was not resolved, which forced them to take the path of Non Cooperation. He also mentioned that the PRI members were supported by the villagers.

Port Blair, Nov. 26: Continuing the action against illegal activities in South Andaman District, the Police team of Hut Bay seized huge quantity of crystalline Methamphetamine weighing 4.295 KG. Accordingly, a case under NDPS Act has been registered at Police Station Hut Bay.

On 24/11/2023 at 0500 hrs, a credible information was received from reliable source that some unknown person had hidden Crystalline Methamphetamine near Jackson Creek Jungle, Little Andaman for illegal purpose.

Port Blair, Nov. 26: The South Andaman District Police has succeeded in solving a blind burglary case within a short span of time showing professionalism resulting in the arrest and apprehension of accused persons namely (i) Jitan Kalu Solanki, R/o Sr.No. 106 Gosavi Vasti near Pune Solapur Highway, Headapsar, Pune City, Maharashtra and (ii) Palash Sarkar, R/o Humfrygunj involved in the crime. The stolen amount of Approx. 14 Lakhs was returned to the victim.