Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Central Integrated Pest Management Centre (CIPMC), Port Blair organized Field Day Ceremony on Rabi Pulses crop for the year 2018-19 under Farmers’ Field School (FFS) at Nayagarh Paddy Threshing Hall, Nayagarh, Baratang recently. The event was part of Integrated Pest...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/As per the report received from the SHO, P S Baratang, a case vide crime No. 12/2019 has been registered at PS Baratang against Mr Mannwar All, Driver of Consumer Cooperative Society (CCS) for possession of huge quantity of IMFL inside the CCS Truck bearing Registration...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/Under the National Programme for Control of Blindness & VI, “World Glaucoma Week” has been celebrated from March 10 to 16 to create awareness amongst the public about the prevention and control of  Glaucoma and emphasis the need for more initiatives with regard to...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 situated near Aberdeen Bazaar-Port Blair is Exam Centre of IGNOU for Term End Examination June-2019. The exam centre code of KV-1 is -02901. It is the second exam centre at the Port Blair city. The IGNOU students are advised to opt exam centres...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Central Island Agricultural Research institute has released the agromet bulletin for the period from March 20 to 22. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast partly cloudy weather is likely to occur during next three days. In Andaman and Nicobar Island weather will remain dry...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/E-SUVIDHA (Single Window) centre presently functional at the media room in the ground floor of Directorate of IP&T for grant of various permissions for the political parties for General Elections to Lok Sabha 2019 will be operational on all days including Sundays from...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/A field day on “Importance of deworming in livestock” was organized at Coffee Bagicha, South Andaman on 16th Mar, 2019 under the project “AICRP on Goat Improvement”. A total of 24 farmers including 20 farm women participated in this programme. Dr. B. Gangaiah, Director (I...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Adhyaksh of Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Mr Sanjib Kumar Mandal, greeted the islanders on the occasion of Holi. “HOLI the festival of colours, is a joyous occasion which is celebrated with full merriment and joy. The days is all about rejoicing with family and...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma, PCC President and all senior leaders have greeted all the islanders on the auspicious occasion of Holi and wished them good health, peace and  very prosperous years ahead. Celebration of the various legends associated with Holi reassure the people...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Communist Party of India (Marxist), Andaman and Nicobar State Organising Committee in its meeting held on 20.03.2019 decided to extend support to the Congress Candidate in order to defeat Bharatiya Janta Party in the forthcoming Lok Sabha Elections in Andaman and...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/On receipt of information from the Master of the vessel of M.V Coral Queen about carrying of liquor by some passengers in a clandestine manner, a Police team of PS Campbell Bay consisting of Inspector Vishal Ram, SHO PS Campbell Bay, HC/B. Praveen, HC/Ashok Kullu, HC/V.C...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/On receipt of information from the Master of the vessel of M.V Coral Queen about carrying of liquor by some passengers in a clandestine manner, a Police team of PS Campbell Bay consisting of Inspector Vishal Ram, SHO PS Campbell Bay, HC/B. Praveen, HC/Ashok Kullu, HC/V.C...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra (CIARI), North & Middle Andaman organised a day long training programme entitled “Scientific Plant Nursery Management” on Tuesday in the field of Mr Kamal Halder, in Madhupur Village under Diglipur Tehsil. The programme commenced in the...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The festival of Holi will be celebrated on 20th and 21st March, 2019 (Thursday). In order to ensure the safe celebration of this festival and curb traffic violations and hooliganism, South Andaman Police have made elaborate arrangements. Special pickets of local Police...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/Due to breakdown of few Harbour Ferry passenger vessels, the Directorate of Shipping Services facing difficulties in providing harbour ferry passenger vessels in the route between Chatham and Bambooflat causing inconvenience to daily commuters and passengers of the route...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/Port Blair Station of All India Radio  will broadcast a LIVE phone-in interactive programme entitled “HELLO DOCTOR” on 23.03.2019 (Saturday) from 7.20 hrs to 7.55 hrs. The topic of the discussion is “TB- cause, symptoms and treatment”. Dr.SP.Burma, Joint Secretary (RNTCP...

Port Blair, 20 Mar 2019/--/The Election Commission of India (ECI), New Delhi has declared General Election to Lok Sabha for Andaman & Nicobar Island Parliamentary Constituency and poll shall be taken on April 11, 2019. To facilitate stakeholders, such as contesting candidates and their election...

Port Blair, 11 Mar 2019/--/A family at Bathu Basti is claiming that an unborn baby and mother died at GB Pant Hospital due to alleged medical negligence by the nursing staff of the hospital. Subankar Bairgai, resident of Bhatu Basti claimed that his 25 year old wife, Dipika Bairgai and unborn baby...

Mayabunder, 11 Mar 2019/--/Construction of a rural road at Deopur, Webi in North Andaman has brought smiles to hundreds of villagers in the area. The 2 km stretch connecting Deopur to Webi School Junction has been executed at a cost of around Rs 1 crore by North Andaman Construction Division and...

RANGAT, 12 Mar 2019/--/Resentment is brewing among employees of state-run Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) posted in Middle Andaman region for non-payment of salaries for the month of February 2019. As per reports, not a single staff of BSNL serving different divisions in Middle Andaman has...

Port Blair, 12 Mar 2019/--/A moderate intensity tremor measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale hit the Andaman Islands on Monday. The tremor, which occurred at around 6.44 am, was epicentered at 11.9 degrees North Latitude and 93.6 degrees East Longitude at depth of about 95 kms off the Andaman coast....

Port Blair, 12 Mar 2019/--/The Indian Coast Guard in association with GB Pant Hospital and Coast Guard Wives Welfare Association conducted a medical and Welfare camp on Sunday at Shoal Bay commemorating International Women’s Empowerment Day. A free health check up with more focus towards addressing...

Port Blair, 12 Mar 2019/--/As part of community outreach program for the local populace of these islands, the Andaman & Nicobar Command (ANC) conducted two multi-speciality medical camps at Car Nicobar and Campbell Bay recently. Both the camps saw enthusiastic response and many patients...

CAMPBELL BAY, 12 Mar 2019/--/The Fire Station, Campbell Bay conducted a demonstration on fire fighting techniques, basic first aid and disaster preparedness in the Transport Office at Campbell Bay on Monday. Led by the Station Incharge, the fire team demonstrated use of fire fighting equipments to...

Port Blair, 12 Mar 2019/--/On declaration of schedule for Parliamentary Election- 2019 by Election Commission of India, the Returning Officer, ANIPC conducted a meeting with the Official of flying squad, video surveillance team and check point team in the conference hall of DC’s Office on Sunday....