Port Blair, May 9: Shri Neeraj Thakur, IPS has taken over the charge of Director General of Police, A & N Islands in the forenoon of 09th May, 2022. A ceremonial Guard of Honour was presented at Police Headquarters to welcome the DGP.

Thakur, an officer of 1994 batch of Indian Police Service, has wide experience and has served in various capacities in Delhi, Arunachal Pradesh, Goa and Mizoram. He has also served with Central Govt. Organization on deputation and in Kosovo as part of United Nations Peace Keeping Mission. After serving as Chief of Special Cell, Delhi Police for 3 years, he has been posted as DGP, Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Port Blair, May 9: The General Body meeting of the ASNVMS (CITU) was held at the Hotel ACC, Mohanpura, Port Blair today (08.05.2022) morning. The meeting discussed about various pending demands of the workers working in APWD and the unfavourable attitude on the part of the Administration towards the demands. 

Port Blair, May 9: The 34th National Under-14 Chess Championship 2022 began today at Rajpat Club, Ahmedabad, Gujarat which is being organised by Gujarat State Chess Association on behalf of All India Chess Federation under the aegis of Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. Of India.

Port Blair, May 9: A protest was organised today under the leadership of Shri. Rangalal Halder President ANTCC, Shri. G. Bhasker, Chairman Campaign Committee ANTCC and Shri. V.K. Abdul Aziz, President, DCC South Andaman and other Senior Leaders of the party and Head of Frontal Organisations. The protest march was taken out from Gandhi Bhavan to the Office of the Superintending Engineer, Electricity Department which passed through various parts of the city including Gandhi Statue, Tiranga Park, Fruits and Vegetable Market, Shivram Complex and ended at the office of the Superintending Engineer, Electricity Department.

Port Blair, May 9: The Chairperson, PBMC in presence of Secretary, PBMC and SVC (Ward Councillor) inaugurated the First Air Conditioned Community Centre i.e. Khaitan Kalyan Mandapam at Junglighat on 07/05/2022 at 05.00 PM