Port Blair, Nov. 10: The Member of Parliament, Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma today requested the Lt. Governor to re-start the first convoy from Jirkatang to Middle Strait at 6.00 AM.

In a letter addressed to the Lt. Governor, the Member of Parliament mentioned that during lockdowns, there was a restriction in the movement towards North & Middle Andaman and during the same time, the numbers of ATR convoys were also reduced from both Jirkatang and Middle Strait sides.

Port Blair, Nov. 10: Former State President, BJP, Shri. Vishal Jolly has demanded restoration of Pre-Covid movement of public transportation, remove restrictions, increase in the number of boats for tourists as well as local inhabitants to providing hassle free environment to the islanders as well as to the tourists arriving in large numbers.

Port Blair, Nov. 10: As per data available, a total of 5,13,382 doses of vaccines have been administered so far in A&N Islands out of the target beneficiaries of 2,81,603 (approx.). A total of 1,74,127 eligible people in the age group of 18 to 44 years have been vaccinated till date. A total of 2041 people were vaccinated today in A&N Islands.

Shri Dharmendra Narayan, Ex Councilor Ward No. 17 has expressed deep sadness over the passing away of Mr Sajeet Majhi, S/o. Shri. Raja Majhi, R/o Das Colony, Dolly gunj. He prayed for eternal peace for the departed soul and for enough strength for the members of the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss.

Member of Parliament Apprises CS of the Need for Immediate Repair Eye Surgery Equipment

Port Blair, Nov. 8: The Member of Parliament, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma today informed the Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration that he has been receiving complaints that specialized eye surgery for Intraocular Lens (IOL) Implants is not being performed in G B Pant Hospital since last several months.