Mayabunder, Nov. 29: The Lt. Governor, A&N Islands Admiral D. K. Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.) visited Mayabunder and Long Island today. During the visit to Mayabunder, the Lt. Governor held a meeting which was attended by the Deputy Commissioner, North & Middle Andaman, Mr. Arava Gopi Krishna, the Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, North & Middle Andaman, Smti. Kalpana Bain, other PRI Members and Heads of Departments. The Secretary to Lt. Governor, Dr. Ajay Kumar Singla was also present.
During the meeting, the Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad and other PRI Members raised various issues pertaining to North & Middle Andaman. The Lt. Governor gave a patient hearing and directed the concerned Officers to take immediate necessary action on the issues highlighted.
Thereafter, the Lt. Governor inaugurated the newly constructed Office of the Deputy Commissioner, North & Middle Andaman at Lucknow, Mayabunder in the presence of the Secretary to Lt. Governor, Mr. Ajay Kumar Singla, Deputy Commissioner, N&M Andaman, Mr. Arava Gopi Krishna, Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, N &M Andaman, Smti. Kalpana Bain other PRI Memebrs and Heads of Departments.
Thereafter, the Lt. Governor visited Lalaji Bay, Long Island and inaugurated the newly constructed Cottage Huts of the Forest Department there. He also held a meeting with the PRI Members at Forest Guest House, Long Island. Later in the afternoon, the Lt. Governor also visited Merk Bay Beach at North Passage Island.