Thursday, February 14, 2019

Senior most citizens, presented his autobiography to LG

Sh H N Arora, ex-President of ACCI, grandfather of Sh Girish Arora and one of the senior most citizens, presented his autobiography to Admiral D K Joshi, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, NM, VSM (Retd.), Hon'ble Lt Governor, A&N Islands and Vice-Chairman, Islands Development Agency on Fev 07, 2019. Born in 1927 at Netaji Subhas Island, the book is a historical sketch of the Islands' journey from British occupation to present era.

A&N police felicitates brave hearts

Port Blair, Feb 13:  In a small function held at Police Headquarters on the Feb 11, A&N police rewarded two citizens of the islands for their act of valour and bravery.
On 05/12/2018, during a trip from Bambooflat to Chatham, a lady slipped from the ferry into the sea near the Chatham Jetty. Without fearing for their lives, the two brave hearts namely V. Vijay Kumar S/o. V. Jagannathan (30) years (Pvt. Electrician), R/o Shore Point and K. Rasheed S/o Late K. Kunju Ahmad (32) years Deck Rating, DSS Staff R/o Panighat jumped into the sea and saved the lady.
Both of these citizens were rewarded with Rs. 5000/- each along with a commendation certificate by IGP, A&N Islands in presence of IG (HQ), DIGP (HQ) DIGP (Intl.) and other senior officers of A&N Police. The public is requested to come forth and help police and public in the event of any eventuality and report incidents to police at 100.