Port Blair, May 31: During the RT-PCR test conducted on 247 incoming flight passengers who arrived here yesterday, no positive case has been detected.       During RAT conducted on 76 passengers bound for North & Middle Andaman at Ferrargunj, no positive case has been detected. At Phoenix Bay Jetty, 36 passengers were tested with RAT and no positive case has been detected. RAT was conducted on 38 passengers at Mohanpura Bus Terminus and no positive case has been detected. At Helipad, 1 passenger was tested with RAT and the report was negative.

Port Blair, May 30: The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has highlighted the issue of non- availability of All India Radio and Doordarshan signals in many parts of Great Nicobar Island.

In a letter addressed to the Union Minister, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, New Delhi the Member of Parliament had mentioned that in many parts of Great Nicobar Island (Campbell Bay) the Doordarshan and All India Radio services are not available as people are unable to receive proper signals of the All India Radio and Doordarshan.

Port Blair, May 30: It is a matter of great pride that India will be hosting the biggest chess event, the 44th Chess Olympiad for the first time ever. The 44th Chess Olympiad is being organised by the All India Chess Federation & supported by the Government of Tamil Nadu at Mahabalipuram, Chennai from 28th July to 10th August 2022.

Port Blair, May 30: The ‘Mann Ki Baat’ is a monthly radio program in which the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri. Narendra Modi addresses the nation through public interaction and showcases the best practices and initiatives being done by the public & government for the betterment of the Nation. This month, the 89th edition/ episode of Mann Ki Baat radio was live telecasted by PBMC with DD Port Blair at Corbyn's Cove Beach on 29th May 2022.

Port Blair, May 30: A team of Senior Party Leaders under the leadership of Shri. Rangalal Halder, President, Andaman Nicobar Territorial Congress Committee attended the Public Hearing of the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission (JREC) held at Marine Hall Port Blair. During the hearing, Halder raised his concern and narrated the hardship and the consequences of the proposed power tariff hike as suggested by the Electricity Department, A&N Islands. If made applicable it will badly affect every citizen of the islands.