Civic chief visits landslide hit Atlanta Point

Port Blair
4 Jul 2018

The Chairperson, Port Blair Municipal Council, Mr Indra Pal Singh along with the team of Engineering Branch visited Atlanta Point area on Tuesday where landslide occurred in the area due to heavy rainfall.  The local residents of the area briefed their grievances and the hassles being faced by them due to the landslide. They requested the Chairperson to initiate necessary preventive measures to resist further land sliding.  The civic chief issued necessary instructions to the officials concerned to clear the soil from the site at the earliest and prepared necessary estimates for constructing a retaining wall to avoid further land slide.  The civic chief also assured the local populace that the work of construction of retaining wall will be started at the earliest.