LG expresses grief

Report by: 
Port Blair
12 Nov 2017

The Lt Governor, Admiral DK Joshi PVSM. AVSM, YSM, NSM, VSM (Retd.)  has expressed his grief over loss of life after the tragic crocodile attack incident at Wandoor on Sunday. After the incident, the beaches of New Wandoor, North Wandoor and Collinpur have been declared as ‘no swimming zone’ until further orders.
As per the Wildlife Unit of Forest Department, the incident occurred when Bishnu was swimming along with his friends at Wandoor beach. The crocodile attacked him from behind and pulled him deep into the water. Bishnu, a resident of Dhanikari area, belonged to Midnapore district, West Bengal, and was working as a labour in Andaman.