Port Blair, April 22: The Polled EVMs and VVPAT machines which arrived by ship today from Campbell Bay have been stored in the Strong Room at JNRM amidst full security. The CAPF along with the Executive Magistrates accompanied the Polled Materials on its return journey from Campbell Bay to the Strong Room at JNRM. With this, the process of receiving Polled EVMs and VVPAT machines from all the Polling Stations have been completed.

Port Blair, April 22: Shri Hanuman Jayanti will be celebrated at Chinmaya Mission Port Blair on Tuesday April 23, 2024 from 5 pm to 8 pm. From 5 pm to 6.30 pm. Shri Sunderkand path will be held followed by Abhishekam Bhajan and Satsang.

Indigo Flight 6E 526 Becomes the First Flight to Land Using ILS Approach

Port Blair, April 21: 18th April 2024 at 5:30 AM was the historical moment for civil aviation in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands as the Instrument Landing System (ILS) became operational at Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair. Indigo flight 6E 526 was the first flight which landed using ILS approach at 6:29 AM under the command of Captain Jaya Kumar Munuswamy.

Operationalization of ILS has made the runway to a precision approach runway and paved the path for civil aircraft operations at night, low visibility and bad weather conditions with safety. It will reduce flight diversions and enable the extension of aircraft operations time window.

Port Blair, April 22: The vessel MV Swaraj Dweep will sail for Chennai on Apr.24 at 0900 hrs. Excess baggage will be loaded from 1400 hrs to 1600 hrs on Apr.23 and embarkation of passengers will commence from 0700 hrs to 0800 hrs on Apr. 24. The embarkation of passengers will be closed one hour before the schedule time. Passengers reporting late will not be allowed to board the vessel.

Port Blair, April 21: Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences (ANIIMS), has initiated state of art surgical procedures in Skin Department of GBPH recently. This cutting-edge facility is set to revolutionize dermatological care in the region, providing advanced surgical solutions for a wide range of skin conditions.

The introduction of the Dermatology Surgery (Room No 42) is a significant milestone for GB Pant Hospital, as it underscores the commitment of institution to deliver high quality comprehensive healthcare services to the community. With the increasing requirements of treatment for various skin problems, there is a demand for specialized treatment; and the establishment of this unit intends to fill this crucial gap for the patients coming to GBPH for treatment of non-cancerous growth in skin, nail surgeries, removal of scars and other cosmetic procedures.