Norms finalized for submersible scooter operations in isles

Port Blair
5 Jun 2017

The Andaman and Nicobar Administration has finalised guidelines for operation of submersible scooter in the Islands and the final approved guidelines has been uploaded in the Tourism Department website www.andaman.gov.in for information of all concerned.
Individuals or firms operating/desiring to operate submersible scooter in the islands are hereby informed that they should follow the provisions /procedures and norms prescribed in the said guidelines in the interest of safety and security of users/tourists and register their business with the department.  The application form and procedure for registration is also appended with the guidelines.
It is further informed that such operation of submersible scooter without registration would be treated unauthorized and illegal and action would be taken against unregistered operators in view of security to life of users/tourists. The users of submersible scooter also advised that they should see whether the operator is following all the safety precautions/norms prescribed in the guideline before venturing for submersible scooter in the Islands.