andaman and nicobar islands

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

Why make us travel 1300 kms?: Fishermen seek boat repair yard in Andaman and Nicobar

Fishermen have requested the Fisheries Department to establish a boat repair yard in Andaman and Nicobar Islands to avoid travelling a long way to Nagapatinam.

published on : 20th February 2021

No new COVID-19 case in Andamans for second consecutive day

The coronavirus tally in the union territory remained at 5,009, while 4,938 patients have recovered from the disease so far.

published on : 16th February 2021

Forest to make way for luxury resort in Aves Island

Aves, Smith and Ross Islands were identified for the project and detailed master plan are being prepared.

published on : 4th October 2020

COVID-19 in Strait Island: Tribal affairs ministry in regular touch with administration in Andamans

“The Andaman & Nicobar administration is alert to the safety of its tribe, especially the Vulnerable Tribal Groups, (PVTGS) through Integrated Tribal development authority,” he tweeted.

published on : 29th August 2020

Coronavirus hits isolated Great Andamanese tribe, 10 infected

Just over 50 Great Andamanese people survive today and live on the tiny Strait Island where the Indian government looks after their food and shelter.

published on : 27th 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

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