Port Blair, July 2: Shri Vishal Jolly, Former State President, BJP through his letter to the Chief Secretary, A & N Administration has appraised him about the daily harassment meted out to islanders from Bambooflat Wimberly Gunj-Ferrar Gunj region due to curtailed ferry service in Bambooflat-Chatham route. With restrictions eased, office and other business/commercial activity have opened; consequently peoples, including government employees, emergency service, frontline and hospital care workers from Bambooflat region now need to take daily ferry to reach their workplace or return home. However to the surprise of everyone, ferry service, still has not been augmented causing immense pain and suffering to a large section of the population hailing from rural south Andaman region.

Port Blair, July 2: Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, Member of Parliament, has requested the Lt. Governor to consider granting extension to Guest faculties of JNRM for the academic session 2021. There are altogether 90 Nos. Guest faculties working under the aegis of JNRM College whose extension orders are yet to be issued. 

Port Blair, July 1: Recognizing the noble act of a young island girl for her selfless act to save a precious life, Admiral DK Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Hon’ble Lt Governor, A&N Islands and Vice Chairman, Islands Development Agency today awarded an ‘on the spot’ LG’s Commendation Certificate to Ms. Aksa Abraham. This is the fourth such commendation conferred by the Lt. Governor in the past four years.       

Port Blair, July 2: The State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, Shri. Ajoy Bairagi has written a letter to the Director, State Transport Services, Andaman & Nicobar Administration requesting him to consider plying of busses operated by STS as well as private busses on fixed schedule on regular short intervals for the convenience of the general public.

Port Blair, July 1: To take stock of the impact of the second wave of Covid-19, assess preparedness to combat the anticipated third wave and to review the medical facilities available in various places in the islands, the Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, along with Shri V. Candavelou, Commissioner–cum–Secretary (Health) and Dr. Omkar Singh, Director of Health Services today visited Car Nicobar.