21September2018

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

LG visits N&M Andaman

Inspects Health Care Facilities, Interacts With Students and PRI Members

Port Blair, July 15: The Lt Governor, Lt Gen (Retd) A K Singh, PVSM, AVSM, SM, VSM, visited North & Middle Andaman district. At Mayabunder, the Lt Governor inspected Dr. RP Hospital. He took a round of the hospital and interacted with the in-patients as well as out-patients, and inquired about the health care facilities provided to them by the hospital. He also visited MG Govt. College, Mayabunder, and met the Principal and staff.

Various issues relating to the improvement of the college including shortage of teaching staff were discussed in the meeting. During the interaction with the students, he exhorted them to work hard and aim for higher goals in life.

Later, he held a meeting with the representatives of PRIs at Mayabunder Guest House. He observed that the Administration would be more responsive to the problems of the people of North & Middle Andamans, and that Secretaries of different Departments will now be directed to undertake regular visits to North and Middle Andamans so that problems can be redressed quickly and effectively.