Port Blair, June 10: PBMC has allotted many Municipal shops on monthly rental basis, but it has been observed that many tenants are not paying the monthly rents to PBMC on time, as a result huge dues are outstanding in respect of the Municipal shops.

Port Blair, June 9: The Member of Parliament, A&N Islands, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration to consider for supply of water in Municipal and South Andaman area once in a three days instead of six days as the water level in Dhanikhari dam is gradually increasing, consequent to the onset of Southwest Monsoon. This will be a relief to the general public, he said.

Port Blair, June 9: The Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JERC), Gurgaon has approved the retail tariff for Financial Year 2020-21 in A&N Islands with effect from 1st June 2020 vide its Order dated 18th May, 2020.

Port Blair, June 9: The Electricity Department, A&N Administration is pleased to inform the general public of A&N Islands that reduced Electricity Tariff shall be applicable to the Consumers under Domestic, Commercial and Industrial categories consumers to become prosumers (producing consumers) by installing Solar PV on their building roofs or other available areas.

Port Blair, June 9: Hump sore caused by a filarial worm is a common problem of cattle in Andaman and Nicobar islands. This disease is chronic in nature and causes loss of milk production. To control the disease, scientists of Animal Science Division, ICAR-CIARI have developed one treatment schedule under the project entitled "Molecular signature of eco-sustainability of indigenous livestock breeds of Andaman and Nicobar islands" through a combination of medicine after conducting trials in organized herd and farmers' field.