Memorandum to LG raising burning issues

Port Blair
19 May 2017

The Zilla Parishad member from Tushnabad constituency, Mr Subir Chander, has invited the attention of the Lt. Governor towards some burning issues of these islands demanding immediate remedial action. In the letter to the Administrator, an advance copy of which has been submitted to the Chief Secretary, Mr Chander claimed that islanders have decided to hold widespread protests in different parts of these islands, if their demands are not met within 10 days.
Major among other demands raised in the letter include immediate repairs of the Andaman Trunk Road, restoration of sugar and wheat supply under PDS, round the clock power supply and declaration of Andaman and Nicobar Islands as Organic State.