Andaman and Nicobar Islands

PM unveils model of Netaji memorial, names 21 islands in Andamans after decorated soldiers

He also pointed out that demands to make Netaji's files public were made by many for long, and his government has done that.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Andamans gang rape case: Businessman, carrying reward of Rs 1 lakh, held in Haryana

The Andaman and Nicobar Police had announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh in connection with the rape of a woman involving Jitendra Narain, former chief secretary of Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

published on : 14th November 2022

Over 20 women were taken to ex-Andaman Chief Secy's house in alleged jobs-for-sex racket

Jitendra Narain has been directed to appear before a SIT which is probing allegations that a 21-year-old woman was lured to his home with the promise of a government job and was then raped there.

published on : 27th October 2022

SIT to probe gang-rape of 21-year-old woman in Andaman & Nicobar by former chief secretary, others

The survivor said the officials assured her of a government job and sexually assaulted her.

published on : 15th October 2022

Fully vaccinated people exempted from carrying RT-PCR test report to enter Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman and Nicobar Islands now has eight active COVID-19 cases, while 9,992 people have recovered from the disease so far.

published on : 2nd March 2022

Pandemic under check in Andamans as tourists required to furnish COVID negative reports to enter archipelago: Official

Even islanders have to produce COVID negative certificates to visit any other island than the one they live in, the health official said.

published on : 21st March 2021

Post-Dokalam, first China travel warning for tourists to India 

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".

published on : 6th October 2017