MCC restriction on presence of political functionaries in constituency after the campaign period is over

Port Blair, April 17: The Election Commission of India has laid down strict instruction for compliance during the period of 48 hours ending with the hours fixed for the conclusion of the poll, to ensure level field playing towards conduct of free, fair, peaceful and inducement-free elections;

Port Blair, April 17: The Andaman & Nicobar Islands Parliamentary Constituency will go for Poll on 19/04/2024 for Lok Sabha General Elections-2024 (Phase-l) alongwith other Parliamentary constituencies of Phase-l.

It is pre-requisite mandate on the Poll Day i.e. on 19/04/2024 to maintain sufficient signal strength for providing uninterrupted cellular connectivity in all the 412 Polling Stations spread over under this Parliamentary Constituency for ensuring level playing field towards conduct of free, fair and transparent General Elections-2024.

Port Blair, April 17: The election schedule has been announced by the Election Commission of India, vide Press Note No.ECI/PN/23/2024 dated 16.03.2024 and No.ECI/PN/24/2024 dated 16.03.2024, which stipulates that the General Election of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Parliamentary Constituency will be held in single phase on 19.04.2024 (Friday).

Port Blair, April 17: In view of upcoming Parliamentary Election-2024 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and in exercise of power conferred under M.V. Act 1988 (Act No.59 of 1988) read with Administration’s Notification No./2008/F.No.32-95/2008-TR. dated 10th  March, 2008, the District Magistrate, South Andaman has notified for the information of all concerned that the movement of all vehicular traffic shall be closed from Scout Hut Crossing (Rani Lakshmi Bai Hostel) to Andaman Club, Netaji Stadium till Y Nayaran Junction on 18.04.2024 from 0300 hrs till completion of the distribution of Polling Materials at Netaji Stadium.

District Administration, South Andaman facilitates Free Pick Up and Drop Facility for Senior Citizens & Divyangjans

Port Blair, April 17: The District Administration, South Andaman has been taking many pro-active steps in reaching out to eligible voters especially senior citizens and divyangjans. In this regard, special drive was undertaken by facilitating postal ballots on 12.04.2024 and 13.04.2024 at their households. Auto and Taxi Associations were also sensitized and advised to provide free ride between their home and Polling Stations. All Polling Stations are made Divyang friendly by providing suitable ramps. Similarly, wheelchairs have also been made available in the Polling Stations.