Port Blair, June 15: On 14/06/2020, a complaint was received from the Chief General Manager, State Bank of India, Port Blair that the ATM installed near STS Department was vandalized by some miscreant. On the receipt of information, immediately District Special team comprising SI P. Jeevan, SI M.A Rasheed, ASIs Surya Narayan & Sanjay Yadow, PCs S Neelkant Rao, Suresh, Vinod Linea, Bipul Halder, Santosh Kumar, Nanak Singh & A. Raja Rao under Inspector Sanjay Kumar, SHO PS Aberdeen swung into action. On spot inspection, it has been found that the ATM was fully damaged. However, the cash could not be stolen away as the unknown person was unable to break the ATM cash box.

Port Blair, June 15: In order to prevent the outbreak of COVID-19 in Port Blair City, PBMC has been taking the following initiatives with an active participation of Self Help Groups formed under DAY-NULM scheme of Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs.

Port Blair, June 15: The Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri. G. Kishan Reddy, the National Secretary –BJP & Prabhari A & N Islands, Shri. Tarun Chugh, the State President BJP –A & N Islands, Shri. Ajoy Bairagi as well as the Former State President, BJP-A & N Islands, Shri. Vishal Jolly today addressed around 3400 people of A & N Islands today in a “JAN SAMWAD” Virtual Rally through Audio Conferencing.

Port Blair, June 15: Due to sudden breakdown of one of the vehicle ferry vessel viz. MV Kadamtala presently operating between Middle Strait and Baratang, on 14.06.2019, there would be restricted vehicle ferry service in the above route to tranship passengers and vehicles.

Port Blair, June 15: Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AVSM, VSM after taking over the charge as 15th CINCAN of the 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. Perspective plans, Force accretion and infrastructure development projects were discussed.