Kavaratti

Grounded oil tanker towed safely, docked at Kavaratti port

Administrator of the islands Asker Ali said the maiden voyage of MV Thilaakkam marked the beginning of a “new era in transportation and power generation for the islanders.”

published on : 23rd February 2022

Oil tanker runs aground off Kavaratti coast

MV Thilaakkam, an oil tanker transporting fuel to Lakshadweep Islands from Kochi, ran aground while entering Kavaratti port on Monday.

published on : 22nd February 2022

National Award-winning Sinjar marks series of firsts in Indian cinema, say director, music composer

"Sinjar", also the first film to be completely shot in Kavaratti, went on to win two honours at the 65th National Film Awards -- best feature film in Jasari and Indira Gandhi award for best debut.

published on : 30th November 2021