Sailing to Kolkata and from Vizag Passengers Planned

Port Blair, June 1: As part of the transportation of stranded passengers to and from A&N Islands to Mainland, MV Nicobar arrived Port Blair at 1700 Hrs on 01st June 2020 with 87 stranded passengers from Chennai. Earlier MV Nancowry had sailed from Port Blair on 26th May 2020 with 161 passengers.

Port Blair, June 1: As part of its COVID 19 Initiative, RFA has distributed handmade cotton masks across various sections of the society. Masks were provided to frontline workers like all Anganwadis workers of Port Blair and Ferrargunj Tehsil, staff of AAJVS who work for protection of tribals, to Councilors of various wards for the sanitary workers of their wards, to all children and staff of Child Care Institutions of South Andaman and residents of the state run Old Age Home.

Port Blair, May 31: Disinfection work of entire buildings / structures, machineries and other equipment including the open premises starting from the Main entrance gate was carried out at Mill Division, Chatham in order to make COVID-19 free atmosphere so as to resume the routine works of various sections.

Extensive Search Operation Being Conducted at Corbyn’s Cove Creek

The case of Akash who had gone missing since the intervening night of 17th and 18th August 2019 after an accident near Corbyn’s Cove Creek has now been taken up by the Central Bureau of Investigation.

Port Blair, May 31: A case of road accident was registered at PS Aberdeen on the 18th of August 2019 against Akash based on the statements of two survivors in the accident that took place, who happened to be with Akash in his car during the time of accident. After all investigations, Akash has finally been termed as accused, though there has been no trace of Akash since the time of the accident.

Port Blair, May 31: Lieutenant General Manoj Pande, AVSM, VSM, took over as the 15th Commander-in-Chief of the Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN) on 01 Jun 2020. An alumnus of National Defence Academy, the General Officer was commissioned into the Corps of Engineers (The Bombay Sappers) in December 1982. He is a graduate of Staff College, Camberley (United Kingdom) and attended the Higher Command Course at Army War College, Mhow and National Defence College (NDC) at Delhi.