Port Blair, May 19: The Revenue Department of South Andaman District carried out eviction drive against encroachments committed over Government land at Rabindranagar village under Little Andaman Tehsil under Survey No. 371/P and an area of 0.5 hects approximately evicted and restored into Government Khatha.

Port Blair, May 19: The Ananda Marga Pracharak Samgha (AMPS), Andaman & Nicobar Islands unit celebrated the 100th Birthday of Tarakbramha Shrii Shrii Anandamurti-ji, Founder of Ananda Marga on Monday, the 16th May 2022 through a colourful programme held in the premises of Ananda Marga School, Junglighat, Port Blair. Smt. Kavitha Udhaya Kumar, Chairperson, Port Blair Municipal Corporation graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Shri CH Hemant Rao, Cultural Activist and Shri Udhaya Kumar, ex-Chairperson, PBMC were present in the programme as Guest of Honour and Special Guest respectively. 

Port Blair, May 17: Hon’ble Lt. Governor, A&N Islands and Vice Chairman, Islands Development Agency, Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) today led the Islanders in paying rich tributes to Great Andamanese who were killed in the Battle of Aberdeen fought on 17th May, 1859 between the British colonial rulers and the Great Andamanese.

Port Blair, May 17: The Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India to provide parallel internet connectivity through undersea OFC cable to A&N Islands from Puri in Odisha to Diglipur (North & Middle Andaman), Link Shaheed Dweep (Neil) Island in the planned 2nd OFC submarine link and to bring the high speed internet tariffs at par with mainland, by waiving-off the CANI segment charges for 5 to 10 years

Port Blair, May 17: The Port Cargo Wing Welfare Association of the Port Management Board, A&N Administration has expressed its sincere gratitude to the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration, Shri Jitendra Narain, IAS for the efforts made to airlift an accident victim of the Port Management Board.