Andaman and Nicobar

Eight arrested in Andamans for fishing in Jarawa reserved area

Eight fishermen were arrested in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands for fishing in the area reserved for the vulnerable Jarawa tribe.

published on : 19th August 2020

Ship services hit, Andaman & Nicobar Islands short of essentials

Director of Shipping Services of Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Chief Port Administrator Captain Ashutosh Pandey said services have been suspended as the islands are under lockdown

published on : 18th August 2020

Andaman and Nicobar's COVID-19 tally mounts to 1,764 with 139 fresh cases; death toll reach 21

Forty more people have been cured of the disease, taking the total number of recoveries in the islands to 749, he said.

published on : 12th August 2020

Complete lockdown on weekends in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

All commercial establishments, shops, transport, barring those dealing with essential commodities and services, will remain shut, the order said.

published on : 29th July 2020

7,100 COVID-19 tests per million population, Andamans chasing virus: Chief Secretary

The Chief Secretary had that there are sufficient supplies, medicines, equipment on the islands and added that the highest contact tracing, testing, and quarantine was being done.

published on : 27th April 2020

Four more test positive for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, total cases rise to 33

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands administration has set up an isolation centre at the GB Pant Hospital with 50 beds.

published on : 26th April 2020

Man tests positive for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, first case to be found in pool testing

The man, a resident of the South Andaman district, has been admitted to the designated hospital, said Avijit Roy, the nodal officer for the disease in the Union Territory.

published on : 17th April 2020

One more tests positive for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar

He was part of a group of people that had gone to Delhi to attend a religious programme and returned to Port Blair via Kolkata on March 24

published on : 30th March 2020

Three more test positive for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, total cases rise to nine

They were transported to the hospital directly from the airport after they showed coronavirus-like symptoms and did not get in contact with locals.

published on : 28th March 2020

Coronavirus cases in Andaman and Nicobar Islands rise to 6 

All of them went to Delhi to attend a religious programme and returned to Port Blair via Kolkata on March 24, they said.

published on : 27th March 2020
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