Port Blair, Aug 20: Small arms range practice of IRBn personnel will be carried out at PTS, Firing Range, Bird Line, Prothrapur on Aug. 22 & 25, 2023 from 6 am to 3 pm. The general public, especially the villagers & residents of Bird Line and Prothrapur have been asked to keep themselves and their cattle away from the firing range during the above mentioned date and time.

Port Blair, Aug 20: To promote legal awareness and empower vulnerable groups, the District Legal Services Authority, Andaman & Nicobar Islands organized a Legal Awareness Camp at the Old Age Home, Ferrargunj today. Shri Anupam Mukherjee, Ld. District & Sessions Judge-cum-Chairman, District Legal Services Authority, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Shri Bhawani Shanker Sharma, Ld. Additional District & Sessions Judge, Andaman & Nicobar Islands took part in the said awareness camp.

Port Blair, Aug 18: Highlighting the prolonged power cut issue of Katchal Island, the Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Secretary (Power) A&N Administration to resolve the power crisis as soon as possible.

In a letter addressed to the Secretary (Power) the Member of Parliament mentioned that he has been approached by a large number of residents of Katchal Island, who have expressed their deep frustration regarding the severe and extended power cuts they have been enduring for the past nearly 10 days.

Shri. Rangalal Halder, President, ANTCC and Shri. TSG Bhasker, Chairman, Campaign Committee, ANTCC has condoled the sad demise of Shri. Muhammed Ali, age 70 years, elder brother of Smt. Zubaida Begum, South Andaman Coordinator, Mahila Congress who passed away yesterday at Palakkad, Kerala.

Shri. Halder and Shri. Bhasker conveyed heartfelt sympathy and condolences to the bereaved members of the family to bear this irreparable loss.

N&M Andaman Police Expands Skill Development Program ‘Hunar’ in Diglipur

Diglipur, Aug 18: The North & Middle Andaman District Police has made a first-of-its-kind effort by introducing "HUNAR" a creative and innovative project, to involve Andaman youth in skill development courses in an effort to reduce victimization and their engagement in criminal activities. The program was under the able guidance and leadership of Ms. Geetanjali Khandelwal, IPS, Superintendent of Police, North & Middle Andaman District and under the banner of Community Policing Initiative in the month of June 2023.