Port Blair, July 26: On relinquishing charge after 01 year 04 months as Chief Secretary & proceeding for next assignment, Shri Jitendra Narain paid farewell call on Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Hon’ble Lt. Governor, A&N Islands and Vice-Chairman, Islands Development Agency today at Raj Niwas. Hon’ble Lt. Governor, A&N Islands thanked him for his service to A&N Administration & conveyed best wishes for his next assignment.

Port Blair, July 26: It has come to the notice that Enrolment Forms are being circulated for the position of Home Guard (Volunteer). It is hereby clarified that the process for the enrolment of Home Guard (volunteer) has NOT been initiated so far. As and when the Enrolment process starts, public notice will be issued and it will be duly publicised through media also. Public is requested not to fall prey to any unverified news regarding Enrolment process being started.

Port Blair, July 26: As per the direction of the AICC, the Andaman & Nicobar Territorial Congress Committee, under the leadership of its President, Shri. Rangalal Halder staged a Satyagraha rally today to condemn the decision of the Enforcement Directorate to Summon Congress leader Sonia Gandhi for the 2nd Consecutive day for questioning in the National Herald case. The protest rally started from the premises of Congress Office (Gandhi Bhawan) to Gandhi Statue.

Port Blair, July 26: The 44th Chess Olympiad which is being hoisted by India is all set to kickstart from 28th July 2022 to 10th August 2022 in Mahabalipuram, India with a grand opening ceremony. This is the biggest sporting event ever organised by India and has attracted 187 countries, with 188 teams in open section and 162 in the women’s section.

Port Blair, July 26: As a part of 73rd Van Mahotsav celebration, 2022 the Middle Andaman, Forest Division organized  a Mini Marathon under the theme RUN FOR BETTER TOMMOROW “Save Forest, Save Planet Earth” on 26/07/2022 at 0630hrs. The marathon was flagged off by Shri. Satyaprakash Singh, IFS, Divisional Forest Officer, Middle Andaman, which commenced from the Forest Check Post Rangat and culminated at Divisional Forest Office, Middle Andaman Hawamahal, via Forest central nursery Parnashala covering a distance of 07Kms.