Report by: 
Port Blair
9 Feb 2017

Boy drowned
An 18 year old resident of Durgapur in North Andaman died of drowning recently. In the statement to the police, the eyewitness of the incident said that the group of three boys were swimming at the beach. After sometime, the informant, noticed the 18 year old, identified as Rahul Mazumdar, son of Balram Mazumdar, dead at the sea shore. A case  section 174 CrPC has been registered at PS Diglipur

Fire mishaps
A minor fire was reported from Andhra Association Hall here recently. A motorcycle caught fire due to overheating after which fire fighters rushed to the spot and doused the flames. In another fire mishap on February 6, fire fighters saved lakhs of  household property by preventing a major mishap at Fisherman Colony, Prem Nagar.