Port Blair, April 22: Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, Hon’ble Member of Parliament, A&N Islands called 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. Discussed various mega infra projects being steered through Islands Development Agency to boost Tourism and Hospitality sector in the Islands.

Port Blair, April 22:  “The World Book Copyright Day 2022” will be celebrated in all the schools & public libraries functioning under the Education Department from 23rd to 25th April, 2022. On this occasion Books Exhibition for general public will be organized by Directorate of Education in all school and public Libraries from 23rd to 25th April 2022. 



MV Kalighat will sail for Campbell Bay via Car Nicobar, Chowra, Teressa, Katchal & Nancowry on 23.04.2022 (Sat) at 1000 Hrs from Haddo Wharf and will sail for Port Blair on 26.04.2022 (Tue) at 0900 Hrs from Campbell Bay via same route.

Passenger Tickets for onward journey will be issued on 23.04.2022 at Haddo Wharf two hours prior to the departure time of the vessel based on the list provided by Deputy Commissioner’s Office, Port Blair and also after due verification of COVID Test Certificate and Islander Card/Local Certificate/Tribal Pass etc.

Port Blair, April 22: Chinmaya Mission, Port Blair will be organizing a special Ganapati Homam and blessing Ceremony on Sunday April 24, 2022 , for the students,  who are appearing for the CBSE Board examinations of Class X and XII. The Programme will be held from 8 am onwards at Mission Auditorium.

The Mission has invited all the students, their parents and teachers for the programme.

Port Blair, April 20: On the complaint of a minor victim girl, a case U/s 13/14 POCSO Act 2012 r.w.s 354(D)/509 IPC was registered in South Andaman District. The accused Sagar, R/o Rajasthan had sent the morphed nude photo of the minor girl on Instagram. The minor victim girl had met the accused on social media platform and started conversing through the social media (Whatsapp and Instagram). The minor girl stopped talking to the boy when he messaged her through a fake Instagram account. On this the accused boy got agitated and he morphed the photo of minor victim girl making it obscene and shared on social media.