Portblair Island News

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The State President of BJP, A & N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly, Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray along with Mr B L Santosh, National Joint General Secretary (Org), BJP & Prabhari A&N Islands, Mr Tarun Chugh, National Secretary BJP & I/c A&N Islands...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/Power supply will remain suspended at on Dec 15 from 8 am to 10 am in connection with shifting of high tension and low tension T&D lines at Brirchgunj and Garacharama near District Hospital. The areas to be affected are Brichgunj village, Brookshabad, AIR and...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The N & M Andaman District Branch of Indian Red Cross Society, A & N Branch conducted Mock Drill Event for students of Govt Vocational Training Institute, Bakultala, M/ Andaman on Wednesday at College Conference Hall. Mr E.V Rao, In-charge, VTI Bakultala...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The Doordarshan Kendra here will telecast a Hello Doctor Live Phone-in-programme tomorrow from 5.31 pm to 6 pm. In the programme, expert Dr. Manish Kumar will participate to discuss on the topic “HYPER TENSION” and will respond to viewer’s queries. Viewers can participate...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The President, Pradesh Congress Committee, A & N Islands, Mr Kuldeep Rai Sharma and all  leaders  of  the party have deeply mourned the sad  demise of Mr Iswari Prasad Gupta, 87 years, former Lt. Governor, Andaman & Nicobar Islands  and  prayed to the almighty to...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The Krishi Vigyan Kendra, North and Middle Andaman conducted a training on new age technologies for poultry production and management at ICAR-Krishi Vigyan Kendra (CIARI), North & Middle Andaman organised a three day training programme on “New age technologies for...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/Various wings of Pradesh Congress Committee such as Pradesh Mahila Congress, Andaman District Mahila Congress, Nicobar District Mahila Congress, Pradesh Youth Congress, NSUI (Students Union) and PRI & PBMC women Councillors will organize one day dharna on Dec 15 from...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The Defence Minister of India, Smt Nirmala Sitharaman will be visiting Andaman & Nicobar Command (ANC) on a two day visit from Dec 15. On her second visit to the Command, the Defence Minister will review the operational preparedness and infrastructural developments of...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The dates of examination tentatively fixed for conduct of the examinations for the Post of Inspector of Cooperative societies and Sub-Inspector of Cooperative Societies has now been re-scheduled due to administrative reasons. All concerned have been informed that the...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The INCOIS Observatory, Hyderabad has forecast high waves in the range of 3.0 - 3.4 meters during 11:30 hours on 14-12-2018 to 23:30 hours of 14-12-2018 along the west coast of Andaman Islands from Ten Degree Channel to Coco Channel. Surface Current speeds may vary...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The State President of BJP, A&N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly, has deeply mourned the sudden demise of Mr Ishwari Prasad Gupta, aged 87 years, former Lt. Governor of Andaman Nicobar Islands from 1996 to 2001. He passed away last night at his residence in Delhi. In a...

Port Blair, 13 Dec 2018/--/The District President South Andaman, BJP, Mr Ramdas has appointed Mr R Shanmuga Sundaram, son of Late N Ramakrishnan, resident of Bambooflat as General Secretary, South Andaman District, BJP and Mr K Bala Krishnan, B.E. Civil, resident of Bambooflat Tsunami Shelter as...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The Adhyaksh of Zilla Parishad, Ms Sanjib Kumar Mandal inaugurated the Mini Stadium with playground at Vivekananda Kendra Zilla Parishad Vidyalaya, Port Mout as also laid the foundation stone for auditorium, eight classrooms and toilets on Monday. Mr Rabati Mondal, senior...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The Member of Parliament, Mr Bishnu Pada Ray has been consistently pursuing the long pending demand of Chowkidar of the Revenue Department for regularisation of their services by creating supernumerary posts with the Ministry of Home Affairs. Pursuant to the efforts, the...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/A Zonal Level Science Art and Craft Exhibition under Rangat Educational Zone organized by  Deputy Education Office on Tuesday at GSSS Rangat. Mr Gyan Sheel Dubey, Deputy Education Officer inaugurated the exhibition as the chief guest. Mr Lochan Singh, Vice Principal GSSS...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The North and Middle Andaman District Branch of Indian Red Cross Society, A & N Branch conducted a mock drill for students of AISECT Computer Education, Rangat recently at the Samiti Bhawan Hall. Altogether 17 male and 13 female students participated in the drill. The...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The Directorate of Tourism, A&N Administration intends to participate in 'SATTE -2019' scheduled to be held from Jan 16 to 18, 2019 at the India Expo Centre, Greater Noida. The Tourism Department has now extended the time for submission of willingness and requested...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/In its Bangla programme tomorrow, the All India Radio here will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme from 5.30 pm to 6 pm on the topic ‘Respiratory problems in children’. Dr.Tamalika Bharadwaj will be the expert in the Studio and respond to queries of the listeners on the...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The IGNOU Regional Director, Dr S Ganesan, has given a talk on “IGNOU Admissions” at Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair. It will be telecast at 6.45 pm tomorrow in Doordarshan Kendra here. The feedback about the programme can be emailed to rcportblair@ignou.ac.in or call:...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The Andaman & Nicobar AIDS Control Society (ANACS) jointly organized a Voluntary Blood Donation camp with HDFC Bank, Junglighat on Monday. Altogether, 22 donors donated blood voluntarily during the camp. The camp was organized under the guidance of Dr M. Joy, Project...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/To fulfil the needs and aspirations of the general public of Kamorta Island during the festive season, the Transport Department has inducted one new bus in the fleet of STS Unit at Kamorta strengthening the fleet of buses to five so as to provide efficient and seamless...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The Central Island Agricultural Research Institute has released the agromet bulletin for farmers for the period from Dec 12 to 16. In the bulletin, CIARI forecast cloudy weather with moderate to heavy rainfall in the next five days. In South Andaman 171  mm of rainfall...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/Doordarshan Kendra, Port Blair will telecast a programme titled “Samaj Kalyan Board Ki Gatividhiyan” tomorrow at 5 pm. Dr  Poonam Arora, Chairperson, A&N  SWAB will be the expert and Mr Abhijit Agarwal will be the moderator in the programme.

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/YMCA here organized Ecumenical Christmas Carol Singing Service last Saturday in its multipurpose hall for Sunday School Students and Christian Institutions. Mr. Biju Thomas Jacob, President welcomed the gathering. Bible was read in different languages, English, Hindi,...

Port Blair, 11 Dec 2018/--/The State President of BJP, A & N Islands, Mr Vishal Jolly has urged the Lt. Governor to consider bestowing LG’s Commendation Certificate to a bereaved mother on the occasion of Republic Day next year. In a letter, Mr Jolly said that Mr T Subesh Rao, aged 27 years met...