The first jolt with a magnitude of 4.9 occurred at 5.14 AM, followed by another jolt with a magnitude of 5 a couple of minutes later.
With an eye on China's growing presence in Indian Ocean, Navy commissions third air base in Andamans
The new base -- INS Kohassa was inaugurated by Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba in the presence of top naval commanders.
In 2016, as many as 4,00,019 tourists, including 15,467 foreigners, visited the Andamans.
The police station at Gudageri in Kundgol taluk of Dharwad district has been ranked fifth among the 10 best police stations in India.
Currently, the only medium of providing telecom connectivity between the mainland and these islands is through satellites.
Police say Chau knew that the Sentinelese resisted all contact by outsiders, firing arrows and spears at passing helicopters and killing fishermen who drift onto their shore.
Passengers on the first trip saw lava spewing from the volcano, which they said was a breathtaking experience.
China has issued a travel advisory to its nationals visiting India, the first such warning after the Dokalam standoff, warning them about denial of visas to visit "restricted areas".