Port Blair, July 11: ‘The Echo of India’ a local daily today launched a web offset printing unit for printing a broadsheet coloured newspaper. The Offset Machine, worth Rs. 1.25 Crore, according to Shri Asish Laha owner of the newspaper can print upto 20,000 (10 Page) impressions in an hour in colour. 
The web offset was inaugurated today by the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration Shri Shakti Sinha, IAS at 10 am at the Industrial Estate, Dollygunj. With the launching of the web offset, the EoI team believes that it will make a huge impact on the isles readers. Laha, the owner of the newspaper further said that soon a Bengali and a Hindi newspaper will be started by him, which will also be broadsheet newspapers.