Port Blair, Sept. 21: Few seats are lying vacant in the Under Graduate Courses of various Departments   in   Mahatma   Gandhi   Government   College, Mayabunder. In this regard, candidates those who are willing to get admission may contact the Academic In-Charge, MGGC, Mayabunder on Sept. 27 &28. The students who have already applied through CCAP may approach for admission. Admission will be done on Merit list Basis. However, the college will strictly follow the existing reservation policy of Government/ University in the admission process.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has demanded release of ship schedules for Car Nicobar Islands 15 days in advance for the benefit of residents of Car Nicobar, Government Servants and other passengers.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, the Member of Parliament mentioned that the recent successful berthing of MV Sindhu and MV Nalanda at Car Nicobar has brought new hope for the residents of Car Nicobar Island.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: The 52nd National Junior (under 19) Chess Championship 2023 & 37th National Junior (under 19) Girls Chess Championship 2023 began today morning at Karnavati Club, Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

Port Blair, Sept. 20: The Second International Conference on “Prospects and challenges of environment and biological sciences in food production system for livelihood security of farmers (ICFPL-2023)” jointly organized by Pragati International Scientific Research Foundation (PISRF), Meerut, UP, India and Andaman Science Association (ASA), Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India, in collaboration with ICAR-Central Island Agricultural Research Institute, Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India and Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel University of Agriculture and Technology, (SVPUAT), Meerut, India, from September 18-20, 2023 at ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair concluded today.

Mayabunder, Sept. 20: The Executive Engineer, NACD, APWD, Mayabunder has informed that the Bailey Bridge constructed across T V Kulam Nallah is under severe distress due to excessive corrosion and the experts from IIT Guwahati has certified that the bridge is unsafe for motorable vehicles and pedestrians. In view of this, the Executive Engineer, NACD, APWD, Mayabunder has requested for closure of the bridge to avoid any untoward incident.