Mr. TSG Bhasker, Chairman, Campaign Committee, ANTCC has expressed grief over the sad demise of Smt. Baby Farida, Ex-Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman who passed away yesterday at Amrita Hospital, Ernakulam.

Interrogation Reveals the Names of 2 IRBn Personnel Involved in the Crime

Port Blair, July 10: In continuation of Zero Tolerance policy against any kind of drugs, the team of Police Station Pahargaon has once again proved their efficiency and booked ten persons under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act 1985 and recovered 125 gms of methamphetamine till now.

On 27/06/2023, a credible information was received from an informer that one person namely, M Kasinathan is in possession of Methamphetamine with the intention to sell it to the potential peddlers and consumers. Immediately, a team was constituted comprising SI Manish Narayan, PC/930 Jagdish Babu, PC/175 S S Yadav and LPC/1279 Sini Raju under the supervision of Inspr. Hari Narayan, SHO PS Pahargaon. The team successfully conducted a raid at Bathubasti near School Gate and arrested M Kasinathan (44) years S/o Late N Raman R/o Austinabad near Mariamman Temple and recovered 97 gms of methamphetamine from his possession following due procedure under provisions of NDPS Act 1985.

Port Blair, July 10: Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Hon’ble Lt Governor, A&N Islands and Vice-Chairman, Islands Development Agency participated in National Fish Farmers Day 2023 Meet today at Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu chaired by Shri Parshottam Rupala Hon’ble Union Cabinet Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, Govt. of India along with Shri Sanjeev Balyan, Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries and Dr. L. Murugan, Minister of State in the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying.

Port Blair, July 10: The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Hon’ble Defence Minister of India to conduct regular recruitment rallies in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

In a letter written to the Defence Minister of India, the Member of Parliament said that a considerable number of youths from the Andaman & Nicobar Islands have demonstrated their unwavering commitment by serving or presently serving in the various ranks and levels of our esteemed defence forces. In the past Andaman & Nicobar Islands witnessed multiple recruitment rallies conducted throughout the year in the Islands, catering to different wings and specialized fields.

Port Blair, July 10: General Anil Chauhan PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, Chief of Defence Staff accompanied by Air Marshal Saju Balakrishnan AVSM, VM, Commander-in-Chief, Andaman and Nicobar Command (CINCAN) visited INS Kohassa in Andaman and Nicobar Command’s northern AoR on 10 Jul 23. He reviewed the operational preparedness of the Base. Enroute, the CDS was apprised of the importance of strategically situated Northern Group of islands.