Report by: 
Port Blair
28 Feb 2017

Theft at courier agency

Unidentified persons sneaked into the office of a courier agency located at Dean Street, Junglighat and decamped with consignments of customers containing various items on February 24. In the statement to the police, Arabinda Mondal, branch manager of DTDC Courier Express Ltd said that several packages containing items like Power Bank, USB wall socket, slimming belt, headphones, selfie stick etc were found missing from the office premises. The police have registered a case under section 454/380 IPC.

Fire accidents

Two minor fire mishaps have been reported from different regions on February 24. In the first incident, fire fighters doused grass fire at Kakana village in Car Nicobar. Careless smoking is believed to be the reason for the fire. In another accident, fire fighters rushed to Mathura in South Andaman to put out fire in a tree.