Night Medical Evacuation by Andaman and Nicobar Command Helicopter


Port Blair, July 09: On 08 Jul 18 at about 08:00 PM, Headquarters Andaman and Nicobar Command received a request from Deputy Director Health, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, Dr Abhijit Roy, for medical evacuation of one patient Mr. Narad Sarkar, Male, 55 Years from Neil Island who had suffered a heart attack. One Indian Air Force MI-17 Helicopter was immediately launched and the patient was evacuated from Neil Island to Port Blair at 09:45 PM. On arrival the patient was shifted to GB Pant hospital for further treatment.
Meanwhile, the Pradhan of Neil Islands, Mr. Ramakrishna Biswas as expressed his gratitude towards, ANC, Police and DHS staffs for their great effort to evacuate the patient.

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