Port Blair, Aug 14: The last date for Fresh Admission and Re-Registration for 2nd year/semester or 3rd year/ semester in Indira Gandhi National Open University's for July 2022 session, is extended upto 25th August 2022 without any late fees. For Online admission, log on - https://ignouadmission.samarth. edu.in. For online Re-registration, the students are advised to log on to https://onlinerr.ignou.ac.in/ for timely payment of their 2nd year or 3rd year fees. Similarly, BCA, MCA student are advised to pay the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th semester fees through online. For more details, visit IGNOU Website – www.ignou.ac.in or contact IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair, Kannada Sangha Building, Near Syndicate Bank, Mohanpura, Port Blair. Phone: 03192-242888 or 03192-230111, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Port Blair, Aug. 14: The vaccination drive is continuing smoothly in A&N Islands. As per data available, a total of 6,94,664 doses of vaccine have been administered to beneficiaries in the age group of 18 and above so far. Similarly, 23932 beneficiaries have been vaccinated in the age group of 15 to 18 years. 27, 707 beneficiaries in the age group of 12 to 14 years have been administered both doses of vaccine. The number of beneficiaries administered precautionary dose of vaccine so far stood at 176585.

Port Blair, Aug 12: The Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has demanded sufficient numbers of buses for the STS unit of Diglipur, so that adequate numbers of buses can be operated for students and the general public.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, Andaman & Nicobar Administration, he mentioned that there is a huge shortage of buses in the State Transport Department (STS) unit for the residents of Diglipur.

Port Blair, Aug. 14: No COVID positive case has been detected today in A&N Islands. Today, 9 flights with 1633 passengers arrived, out of which, 1478 passengers were vaccinated with both doses while RT-PCR test was conducted on 101 passengers and the reports are awaited.  

Port Blair, Aug. 12: The Chief Secretary, A & N Administration, Shri Keshav Chandra  launched an end-to-end online solution https://pcs.andaman.gov.in for Port Clearance and berthing permission from Home Department and PMB for foreign vessels today in the presence of Secretary (Home), Secretary (IT), Secretary (Shipping) and Special Secretary (IT).