Andaman and Nicobar Islands

One new case takes COVID-19 tally of Andamans to 7,557 

The death toll remained at 129 as no new fatality due to the infection was reported in the last 24 hours, the official said.

published on : 22nd August 2021

No fresh COVID-19 case in Andamans, tally remain at 7,492 

A total of 7,352 people have recovered from COVID-19 so far, the official said.

published on : 12th July 2021

Ex-Councillor arrested for issuing residence certificate to Bangladeshi nationals

Bangladeshi national Nayan Sarkar and his family were staying in the A&N Islands illegally as their visa had expired and Sanjay Meshack had issued residence certificates to them.

published on : 27th June 2021

Cyclone Yaas: 99 NDRF teams committed across four states, Andaman and Nicobar

According to the Odisha government, 66 Odisha Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF) teams and 177 fire services teams are being deployed in areas that are likely to be affected by the cyclone.

published on : 24th May 2021

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

One new COVID-19 case in Andamans take tally to 5,036

Two more persons recuperated from the disease in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of COVID-19 recoveries to 4,969, the official said.

published on : 19th 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