Car Nicobar, Sept 20: In a major crackdown against bootlegging activities and menace of illicit liquor, on 20/09/22 a team of PS Nancowrie comprising of SI Sunil Yadav (IRBn), HCs Malati Devi & N. Mahesh (IRBn), PCs R.K. Halder, Arun Xaxa, Mamata Paul, Sita Devi, Reba Mazumdar, Anthony, Cts (IRBn) Ranjit Bachar, Madan Kerkatta, Mohd Sharif. K. Srinivas Rao, P. Giri Babu and HG (V) Polinus under the supervision of SI Mohan Rao, SHO PS Nancowrie launched an exhaustive combing and search operation in jungles of Chota Enaka, Nancowrie. The said operation was carried out in the wee hours of Tuesday. In this the operation, Police trekked deep inside the forest and recovered around 1400 liters of fermented wash.

Port Blair, Sept 20: The Secretary (Agri), A&N Administration, Shri Pankaj Kumar, IAS inaugurated a four days off Campus training programme on ‘Waste Management in Agri.& Allied Sectors’ for the officers of Agriculture and allied Departments of A&N Islands today in the Conference Hall of Directorate of Agriculture, Haddo. The programme is being organized by Extension Education Institute, PJTSU, Hyderabad in association with Department of Agriculture, A&N Administration.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: Zilla Parishad Member, Miss V. K. Mariyam Bibi and Pradhan Hopetown met Smti Veditha Reddy, Secretary Education in her chamber on 19.09.2022. They informed the Secretary about the long pending demand for a school auditorium and playground at GSSS Bambooflat, which was approved in various PTA and Gram Sabha meetings. They also requested for maintenance of school furniture and buildings which are in dilapidated condition.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: Keeping in view the forthcoming festive seasons starting from the month of October and in view of the constraints, safety aspects, cleanliness of business premises and also to prevent import and sale of banned fireworks, the Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman, Shri Suneel Anchipaka, IAS held a meeting with all the stakeholders for retails sale of crackers.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: Acting on a specific intelligence input received from reliable source, Police team from Central Crime Station consisting of SI M.A Rasheed, Head Constables Sanjay Kujur and K.Venkateshwar Rao and Constables N.Thangaraj, G.Ravi, K.Rajendran & Elizabeth intercepted one person namely Pankaj Poddar S/o Late Mahananda Poddar, resident of Shaheed Dweep at VSI Airport who arrived Port Blair from Kolkata on 20/09/2022 by flight. During checking of his personnel belongings, 4.440 Kgs of Ganja which was clandestinely concealed in the bag was seized and accused person was arrested observing all codal formalities.