This is to inform the general public that Ministry of Environment and Forest, Govt. of India has accorded Environmental Clearance for One time approval for ship breaking of 07 Nos. Vessels (MV Vanvikas, MV Jaldar, MT Balshali, MV Padauck, MV Austin-I, MV Andaman Victory and MV Andaman Fortune) in Port Blair Harbour by M/s Andaman & Nicobar Administration as per the provision of Environmental Impact Assessment Notification-2006 and Costal Regulation Zone Notification 2011. Copies of clearance letters are available with the State Pollution Control Board and may also be seen on the website of the Ministry of Environment and Forest at

Chief Port Administrator

Port Management Board