Port Blair, Jan 18: Mr. Sanjay Kumar Singh, State Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Andaman & Nicobar Islands has requested the Chief Secretary for scheduling of ships to Southern Group of Islands (Car Nicobar, Nancowry and Campbell Bay) for the convenience of the stranded students and Islanders.

Port Blair, Jan 18: The School of Extension and Development Studies of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched a new programme - Master of Arts (Corporate Social Responsibility) (MACSR) programme commencing from January 2022 session. The MACSR is meant for CSR professionals across India and for graduates / post-graduates interested in pursuing career as a CSR Professional. 

Port Blair, Jan 13: Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Hon’ble Lt. Governor, A&N Islands and Vice-Chairman, Islands Development Agency alongwith Dr. V. Candavelou, Principal Secretary, A&N Administration participated in Video conference chaired by Shri Narendra Modi, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India with all States/UTs to discuss future strategies for management of emerging surge in COVID-19 cases and expediting Vaccine cover.

Port Blair, Jan 13: The Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has highlighted four major issues of Shaheed Dweep Island before the Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration and requested to resolve these issues.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary the Member of Parliament mentioned that the first major issue is that the Island is witnessing indiscriminate power cuts, following faults in lines and increasing power demands, which this is causing a great deal of inconvenience to public, losses to businessmen, bringing bad name to Shaheed Dweep Tourism and causing hardship to the students, who are already trying to adopt to online mode of studies.

Port Blair, Jan 13: A delegation of Andaman Association of Tour Operators led by President Shri. M. Vinod along with Shri. P.S. Vijayan and Shri. Saikat Biswas met Shri. Jitendra Narain, Chief Secretary, A&N Administration today.