The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, A & N Islands deeply mourn the demise of Shri S S Sathpati, Retired Principal, Education Department. He died at Pune today (11-10 -2021) at the age of 78. The Association conveys heartfelt condolences to bereaved the members of his family.

I appeal to the youths of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to come forward and donate blood voluntarily.

These Islands have witnessed a reduction in blood donation during the pandemic and hence I request citizens to donate blood and avoid a possible shortage of blood in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

Port Blair, Oct. 11: Due to the scheduled VVIP visit in the A & N Islands, the following shall be closed for the tourists and general public, for the dates mentioned as below.

Port Blair, Oct. 11: In May 2016 the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas (MOPNG) had introduced the ‘Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana’ (PMUY) as a flagship scheme with an objective to make clean cooking fuel such as LPG available to the rural and deprived households, which were otherwise using traditional cooking fuels such as firewood, coal, cow-dung cakes etc. Usage of traditional cooking fuels had detrimental impacts on the health of rural women as well as on the environment.

Port Blair, Oct. 11: To facilitate the commuters of Nicobar District the Directorate of Shipping Services in consultation with District Administration has revised the sailing programme of MV Kalighat from Campbell Bay to Port Blair via Nancowry on 12.10.2021. As per the revised schedule the vessel will now sail for Port Blair on 12.10.2021 at 0900 Hrs from Campbell Bay via Nancowry, Katchal, Teressa, Chowra & Car Nicobar.