Whereas, it has been made to appear to me that there is an apprehension that anti-social elements may make their hideouts clandestinely in the residential/commercial areas of the South Andaman District. If suitable measures to prevent the same are not taken, the unlawful activities of these people can cause breach of peace and tranquility besides posing grave danger to human life and safety and injury to public property.

Now, therefore, I, Arjun Sharma, IAS, District Magistrate, South Andaman District, am of the opinion that some check vigil is necessary on landlords/owners/managers of the residential/commercial establishments while renting out or sub-letting the premises so that anti-social elements in the guise of ordinary tenants, domestic servants & Paying Guest may not cause harm to the citizen and that immediate action is necessary for prevention of the same.

Whereas, inputs have been received that Anti-national elements might carry out unlawful acts in South Andaman District which might endanger both, persons and property.

And whereas, these Anti-national elements may stay in Hotels, Guest houses, Bed & Breakfast (Home Stays), Lodges, etc. while doing preparation, reconnaissance, and actual execution of these unlawful acts.

Whereas, it has been made to appear to me that there is an apprehension that anti-social elements may make their hideouts clandestinely in the residential/commercial areas of the North and Middle Andaman District. If suitable measures to prevent the same are not taken, the unlawful activities of these people can cause breach of peace and tranquility besides posing grave danger to human life and safety and injury to public property.

Whereas, inputs have been received that Anti-national elements might carry out unlawful acts in North and Middle Andaman District which might endanger both, persons and property.

And whereas, these Anti-national elements may stay in Hotels, Guest houses, Bed & Breakfast (Home Stays), Lodges, etc. while doing preparation, reconnaissance, and actual execution of these unlawful acts.

Mayabunder, July 23: In a dedicated effort to combat malnutrition among children, the District Administration, North & Middle Andaman distributed nutritional kits to all identified malnourished children at all the three sub-divisional levels. This distribution coincided with the launch of the ‘Kuposhan Mukt Panchayat’ campaign by the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration, Shri Keshav Chandra, IAS.