Port Blair, July 23: The Andaman Nicobar Territorial Congress Committee President, Shri. Rangalal Halder has raised a critical concern regarding the accommodation of the pregnant women who are referred from inter-islands to Port Blair.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, Halder highlighted the significant challenges these women and their families face in securing suitable accommodation during their stay for medical consultations and treatments at Port Blair.

Port Blair, July 23: On July 21, 2024, acting on an specific intelligence received from a reliable source, a police team comprising of Inspector Girish Kumar, SHO, PS Crime & Economic Offence (C&EO), SI Parvash, SI, Mohd. Rahil Islam of PS Anti-Narcotics HC/Sanjay Kujur, HC/K. Venkateshwar Rao, PC/N. Thangaraj and PC/K. Rajendran, PC/Srinivas Rao conducted a raid at Lamba Line opposite Divyum Minor. During the operation, the team seized 5.770 Kgs. of Ganja from the possession of 1) Kartick Mistry S/o Late Gourango Mistry (69) yrs Farmer R/o Shantipur. Swadeshnagar, North & Middle Andaman 2) C. Ummar S/o C. Ahmed Kutty (48) yrs Forest Mazdoor R/o Lillypur, Haddo. They were promptly arrested on the spot following the due legal procedure as per the new criminal laws.

Port Blair, July 23: The Andaman Nicobar Chess Association (ANCA) will conduct the State Under-07 Chess Championship cum Selection Trials on Sunday, August 4, 2024, at the ANCA Chess Centre, Dairy Farm. This event aims to select two boys and two girls to represent the Andaman & Nicobar Islands in the 37th National Under-07 Chess Championships–2024, which will be held in Mysuru, Karnataka, from September 1 to September 5, 2024.

Port Blair, July 23: In the year 1955 in the minds of a few determined persons who assembled at Bhopal under the guidance of Shri D.B. Thengadi – a thinker and intellectual, who had even earlier dedicated accepting the noble principle of self-abnegation, his entire life to social work. He collected a band of determined workers around him to work for the organisation selflessly. BMS was founded on 23rd of July, 1955 – the day being the birth anniversary of Lok Manya Bal Gangadhar Tilak – veteran of Freedom Movement.

Port Blair, July 23: The Directorate of Industries, in collaboration with Higher Educational Institutions (HEIs), successfully organized the Startup Bootcamp 2024 in the Conference Hall of Tagore Government College of Education (TGCE). The event conceptualized under the leadership of the Director of Industries, Shri Abhishek Bhukal was aimed at fostering innovation and entrepreneurship within the education sector.