It is brought to the notice of the general consumers and government departments that power supply will remain suspended at the following area on 25.07.2020 (Saturday) from 0800 Hrs. to 1300 hrs. in connection with urgent breakdown maintenance of transmission & distribution system near PMB vehicle gate at Haddo Wharf (Gate No.4). The work will be carried out subject to weather condition.

Port Blair, July 24: In its Malayalam Yuvani Programme on All India Radio, the IGNOU Regional Director In-charge Dr. T.R. Satyakeerthy will be giving a special talk on “Online Educational Opportunities and Courses”. The programme will be broadcast on Monday 27th July- 2020 at 12.30 pm (for 8 minutes) in Primary Channel of Aakashwani, Port Blair. The feedback about the programme can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call: 03192- 230111/242888.

Shri. Ajoy Bairagi, State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, A&N Islands, Shri. Vishal Jolly, Former State President, Bharatiya Janata Party, A&N Islands, Shri. Aruna Giri, State Vice President, Bharatiya Janata Party, A&N Islands have condoled the demise of Late. Dularimani Devi M/o Shri. Moti Ram Singh (Ex-General Secretary, Bharatiya Janta Kisan Morcha) R/o Mithakhari, South Andaman. We pray to Almighty to give the departed soul eternal peace and strength to the family members to bear the loss of the loved one.



  • MV Chuglum for Campbell Bay via Little Andaman, Car Nicobar, Chowra, Teressa, Katchal & Nancowry on 25.07.2020 (Sat) at 1700 Hrs from Haddo Wharf. The vessel will sail back to Port Blair immediately after discharging/loading of Cargo at respective ports.

Port Blair, July 23: In the series ‘Fight against Corona’, All India Radio Port Blair will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme on 27th July 2020 from 0715 hrs to 0755 hrs. The Topic of discussion is 'Alternative teaching learning platform during pandemic period'. Secretary (Education) Smti. Kriti Garg, IAS will be the expert in the Studio answering the queries of the listeners. Listeners can call on phone number 232336 or 232558 to ask questions regarding this topic. This programme will be available on MW 684 KHz and FM 100.9 MHz.

Port Blair, July 23: Anthropology is the study of human being in time and space. The anthropology subject is much relevant educational qualification for the youth of A & N Islands.  Having varieties of tribals in ANI, there is a need to have in-depth understanding involving holistic approach of anthropology, using theoretical and practical techniques.

Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, Member of Parliament and President, Pradesh Congress Committee, Andaman & Nicobar Islands along with all senior leaders of PCC and its frontal organizations have deeply mourned the sad and untimely demise of  Mr. S. Ganeshan, Regional Director, IGNOU, Port Blair who passed away today on 21.07.2020 at GB Pant Hospital and prayed to Almighty to give eternal peace to the departed soul and courage to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss.