PM Narendra Modi dedicates to the Nation through video conferencing the submarine Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) connecting Chennai and Port Blair.The OFC will also connect Port Blair to Swaraj Dweep (Havelock),Little Andaman,Car Nicobar,Kamorta, Great Nicobar,Long Island, and Rangat.
Submarine cables will be laid from Chennai to the landing station at Corbyn's Cove in Port Blair initially.From the landing station,it will be extended to seven other important islands of the archipelago, namely the Long Island, Swaraj Island, Hutbay, Car Nicobar and Campbell Bay
#WATCH : Indian Coast Guard ship Rajveer detained a Myanmarese vessel operating near Car Nicobar Islands, on 19 Sept. Gunny bags with suspicious packets were found in the vessel, they're being analysed by Narcotics Control Bureau at Port Blair. (18.9) (Source: Indian Coast Guard)
Today in Car Nicobar, we inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for several development works. These are projects relating to education, healthcare, skill development, transportation, energy and sports. Congratulations to the citizens!
Have a look at the vibrancy in Car Nicobar. These are some pictures from the public meeting, where I got the opportunity to interact with citizens from all walks of life.
Paid homage to those who lost their lives in the unfortunate 2004 Tsunami at the Tsunami Memorial in Car Nicobar.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays homage to those who lost their lives in 2004 tsunami, at Tsunami Memorial in Car Nicobar