Author: Andaman Sheekha

Cochin Shipyard launches passenger/cargo ship for Andaman Administration

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: The first of the two 1,200-persons, 1,000-tonne cargo vessels, under construction at Cochin Shipyard Ltd (CSL) for the Andaman & Nicobar Administration, was launched at CSL’s yard here on Tuesday. The vessel is designed as a modern high-quality passenger vessel with electric propulsion suitable for carrying 1,200 passengers and 1,000 tonnes […]

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Prime Minister hails Andaman and Nicobar cyclist, says India too has a David Beckham

January 28, 2020

New Delhi , Jan 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday referred to famous England footballer David Beckham and said India also has a David Beckham as he talked about 17-year-old cyclist from Andaman and Nicobar who won a gold and bronze at the recently-concluded Khelo India Youth Games in Guwahati. “If I now […]

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Collection of applications for enrollment under ANISHI stopped: Islanders’ universal health coverage under AB-PMJAY proposed

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: The Director of Health Services, Andaman & Nicobar Administration had invited applications from the three categories of beneficiaries of Andaman & Nicobar Scheme for Health Insurance (ANISHI) for enrolment under the expanded version of the scheme, Ayush Director of Health Services Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana vide news item published […]

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Villagers and PRIs Organize Chakka Jam at Bambooflat: Authorities Promise Roadwork to Start by 20th Feb. 2020

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: The villagers and PRI members from Ferrar Gunj Tehsil organized a Road Blockade (Chakka Jam) on 27th January 2020 from 6.00 am onwards at Bambooflat demanding immediate laying of roads from Hope Town to Shoal Bay and Ferrar Gunj. Large number of villagers gathered at Bambooflat and pressed for a solution […]

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MP inaugurates Indoor Badminton Court

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: On 26th January 2020 the Member of Parliament (A&N Islands) Mr.Kuldeep Rai Sharma in the presence of Mr.Bishnu Pada Ray (Ex-MP, A&N Islands) Mr.Vishal Jolly (Member HMAC) Mr.N.K.Udhaya Kumar, Chairperson, PBMC Mr. Suneel  Anchipaka,IAS  Secretary, PBMC and Mr.B.Eswar Rao, Councillor Ward No-14 inaugurated the newly constructed Indoor Badminton Court at Dairy […]

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MCA Viva-voce at IGNOU Regional Centre

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: The Viva-Voce for Master of Computer Applications (MCA) will be held at IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair at 3 to 4 PM on Wednesday, 29th January, 2020. Ms. Radhika the student of MCA will make the presentation of her practical work in the presence of other Bachelor and Master of Computer […]

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IPF facilitates Puri Fisherman with A & N Dweep Seva Purushkar 2020

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: Island Protection Forum has facilitated  “ Andaman & Nicobar Dweep Seva Purushkar 2020” to Mr. Kunda Behera ( Kodayya) Fishermen, Khirisaih Viilage , Puri District , Odisha State for his contribution towards human service at Tiranga Park on 26th January 2020. Mr. Kandha Behera (Kondayya) saved the life of Mr. Amrit  […]

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Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment inaugurates CRC at Brookshabad Dedicates land for construction of CRC phase-II

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 27: The Union Minister for Social Justice & Empowerment, Dr. Thaawar Chand Gehlot has called upon the people to extend cooperation to the Government in implementing the Government schemes meant for Persons with Disabilities (PwDs). No scheme can be successfully implemented without the participation of the people, he said, while presiding over […]

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Coast Guard Conducts Blood Donation Camp

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: Indian Coast Guard Region (A&N) is conducting various welfare activities/events across the Isles for the benefit of local populace to commemorate its 44th Raising Day. As a part of this series, Indian Coast Guard organized a Blood donation camp in coordination with GB Pant Hospital at Coast Guard Sports Complex, Panipat […]

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Power suspension

January 28, 2020

Port Blair, Jan 28: Power supply will remain suspended at Delanipur Mosque area, All India Radio, Doordarshan and part of Buniyadabad  areas on 01.02.2020 (Saturday) from 0800 Hrs. to 1300 Hrs. in connection with urgent maintenance of distribution transformers and T&D system under Coast Guard feeder. Addition to above, power supply will also suspended at […]

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