19September2018

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

Tsunami Day Observed in Car Nicobar

                 

Car Nicobar, Dec. 26: Tsunami Day was observed with great dedication and devotion today 26th Dec, 2012 at the Tsunami Memorial, Jayanti Village, Car Nicobar. A large gathering including the Chairman, Tribal Council, Vice Chairman, Deputy Vice Chairman, 1st Headsmen of all villages and govt. servants gathered to pay homage to the souls who had lost their lives in Tsunami of 2004.

As a mark of respect to all who lost their lives in the Tsunami, a two minute silence was observed. Wreaths were placed and candles lit at the Memorial by the visiting dignitaries and people who had gathered. An all religious prayer was also organised as a mark of respect to the departed souls.