Report by: 
Port Blair
2 Mar 2017

Sitanagar man commits suicide

A 37 year old resident of Sitanagar, Diglipur in North Andaman committed suicide. In the statement to the police, Shipali Seal said that her brother was upset over frequent quarrel with his spouse and even attempted suicide by consuming poison two months ago. At around 7 am on February 27, he was found hanging from a mango tree near his resident. A case under section 174 CrPC has been registered.

Fire mishaps

Fire fighters prevented at fire at Ram Nagar, Tushnabad recently. Acting on information about fire from a garbage dump, fighters rushed to the spot and brought the fire under control. Careless smoking is believed to be the reason for the mishap. In another incident, fire fighters from FS Garacharma doused fire in a tree at Manglutan Junction.