Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/Unemployed but holding valid course certificates for the teaching profession, youth from these islands have appealed the Lt. Governor and the Member of Parliament of these islands to postpone the process for recruitment of teachers in the Directorate of Education. While...

RANGAT, 20 Jul 2018/--/The only major sports arena in the Middle Andaman region is a sorry tale of administrative apathy. Since establishment, the Mini Stadium located at Rangat remains neglected by the authorities. The stadium, which also has a Gymnasium and Changing Room facility for sports...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/The Indian Coast Guard in association with GB Pant Hospital and Panchayat of Namunaghar conducted a medical camp and community interaction programme (CIP) on Thursday at Panchyat Hall of Namunaghar with special focus on “Healthy life along with Clean and Green Initiatives...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/To enhance the capacity of school community as per the initiatives of the National Disaster Management Authority, New Delhi, the Directorate of Disaster Management in coordination with the Department of Education, Health, A&N Police Fire Services and National Disaster...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/A Loan Awareness camp was organised by Credit & Finance Division of ANIIDCO for setting up industrial concerns/self employment ventures recently at Panchayat Bhavan, Gram Panchayat, Neil Island. Mr Ch. Hemanta Rao, Sr. Manager (C&F), explained in detail about the...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/A one-day workshop on capacity building was conducted by the District Child Protection Unit (S/A) under the guidance and presence of Chairperson of DCPU Mr Udit Prakash Rai for the DCPU staff and for the newly appointed Chairperson and member of Child Welfare Committee (S...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/Sri Annai Aravind Health Care and Social Welfare Trust (SAAHSWT) conducted “Mass Yoga Demonstration” at IGNOU Kanada Sangam, Police Line Parade Ground, and Head Quarter Fire brigade. A.Bazar, Van Sadan Conference Hall, Mini Zoo Conference Hall, Haddo, Chatam Saw Mill and...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/The counselling for the admission to Five Year Integrated B.A.,LL.B., Degree course in Andaman Law College, Port Blair will be held on July 23 in the auditorium of Andaman Law College, Phoenix Bay here. Registration of candidates will begin at 8 am and the counselling...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/Revised method of Property Tax has been implemented by Port Blair Municipal Council from last year w.e.f 01.04.2017.  The total property tax, calculated as per Unit Area Rental Value method on covered area of the building. The definition of “Covered area” means total area...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/To facilitate the students of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, the IGNOU Regional Centre is organizing special video classes on every Saturday. On 21st July 2018, during forenoon session 10 am – 1pm the FST CD on Select Revolution In The Cardamom Hills And The Story Of...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/The General Secretary of the Union of Technical Employees, A&N Islands, affiliated Union of Indian Nationals Trinamool Trade Union Congress, Mr KP Aboobacker has expressed gratitude to the Lt Governor for revision of minimum wages across 6 schedules of employment...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/In the next episode of the programme ‘Apne Panchayat Se’, the Secretary (RD, PRI & ULB), Mr Udit Prakash Rai, will be LIVE on AIR on July 23. In this programme developmental activities going on in Laxminagar (Campbell Bay) Gram Panchayat and Harinagar (Mayabunder)...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.5 - 5.0 meters are forecasted during 17:30 hours on 20-07-2018 to 23:30 hours of 22-07-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Current speeds may vary...

Port Blair, 20 Jul 2018/--/Under the influence of moderate to strong southwest monsoon current, strong southwesterly wind speed exceeding 45 kmph and rough to very rough seas are likely along and off Andaman & Nicobar coasts. Fishermen have been advised not to venture into the sea on 20th...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/The Revenue Department has adopted a citizen-centric and corruption-free approach and is committed to maintain transparency and deliver services with efficiency to people. Besides reaching out to people at their doorsteps, the Revenue Department has been striving for more...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/Consequent to review meeting of infrastructure/connectivity/tourism projects being steered through IDA chaired by the Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi recently, Mr Ramesh Chand, member, NITI Aayog visited A&N Islands to further progress the matters discussed therein...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/Swachhta goes for a toss in Junglighat Making a mockery of the appeal by the civic body for ‘Swachh Bharat’ and exposing non-serious approach of citizens, shopkeepers and street vendors towards the ongoing cleanliness drive under Swachh Bharat Mission, heaps of garbage...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/Secunderabad Police nabs native of Andaman The Secunderabad Police on Tuesday arrested a resident of Andaman and Nicobar Islands for his involvement in an attention diversion case. The cops nabbed the thief identified as Sarthak Rao Babras alias Akhtar, 38 years and...

CAMPBELL BAY, 18 Jul 2018/--/Under the Digital India initiative of the Union Government, the district administration of Campbell Bay distributed Laptops to heads of three Gram Panchayats and Panchayat Samity of Great Nicobar region on Tuesday. As per reports, the Assistant Commissioner of Campbell...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/The Lt Governor, A&N Islands has revised Minimum wages across 6 schedules of employment including government offices, departments and industrial establishments on Variable Dearness Allowance pattern w.e.f 01.07.2018. The minimum wages has now been increased by Rs 6/-...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/The Indian Coast Guard will conduct a special medical camp in association with GB Pant Hospital  at the Panchayat Hall, Namunaghar tomorrow from 8.30 am. The medical team from various categories including Gynaecologist, Paediatrician and medical specialist render their...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/Dr. B R. Ambedkar Institute of Technology was granted NAAC accreditation under revised Assessment and Accreditation Framework launch by National Accreditation Council. It is the first institute in the Islands to get NAAC accreditation under revised and Accreditation...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/Power supply will remain suspended on July 21 from 6 am to 5 pm on as and when required basis in connection with carrying out of oil filtration of power transformer of 33 KV Garacharama Sub-Station. The areas to be affected are Bhatu Basti complex, Laxmi Motor area,...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/A revenue camp court will be held at Shyam Nagar Gram Panchayat, Havelock under Port Blair Tehsil on July 21 from 10.30 am. The Deputy Commissioner of South Andaman will chair the revenue court to be held in the Panchayat hall of Shyam Nagar. Sub-Divisional Heads of all...

Port Blair, 18 Jul 2018/--/The foundation stone of Community Toilet at Wright Myo – I under Swatchh Bharat Mission (Gramin) was laid by Mr C.K. Chokkalingam, former Panchayat Samiti, on Wednesday in the presence of Mr O. Bashir, Pradhan, Gram Panchayat Mannarghat, Javed Hameed, Panchayat Secretary...