Port Blair, Oct. 26: The Member of Parliament of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief Secretary of A&N Administration to re-open Jolly Bouy Island and also to open new Islands for promotion of Tourism in Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, the Member of Parliament today pointed out that as the threat of COVID-19 infection is now minimum all over India, a large number of tourists have started coming to Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Port Blair, Oct. 26: An awareness generation program on “Menstrual Hygiene” was conducted by PBMC for women SHGs formed under DAY-NULM at Dr. BR Ambedkar Auditorium today in collaboration with ANIIMS, Port Blair.

Port Blair, Oct. 26: In order to ensure that people coming directly in contact with the tourists on daily basis are fully vaccinated, the Port Blair Guru Ki Rasoi along with Speed Boat Association in Collaboration with District Administration, South Andaman conducted a vaccination camp at Water Sports Complex.

Port Blair, Oct. 26: The Andaman Association of Tour Operators in association with the Ministry of Tourism (India Tourism Port Blair) conducted a ‘Heritage Walk’. The walk was a part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrations by AATO. Students of BBA Tourism of JNRM College participated in the walk along with AATO members and India Tourism officials.

Port Blair, Oct. 26: In order to carry out preventive routine maintenance work on board vehicle ferry vessel MV Pillopanja operating between Middle Strait and Baratang, the services of MV Pilopanja will be withdrawn from service for 04 days w.e.f. 27.10.2021. However, in absence of MV Pilopanja, the vehicle ferry vessel MV Austin-III presently providing services between Uttara and Gandhighat will be shifted to provide services between Middle Strait and Baratang.