A memorial built as a testimony to the sacrifices made by soldiers has been dedicated to the nation at the Marina Park here.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands have only one Lok Sabha constituency. Indian National Congress has been the dominant party over the years, though in the last few times BJP also has made its presence felt.
Army Chief General Bikram Singh will carry out review of operational preparedness of all these defence services at Andaman & Nicobar Command which is the first and only joint command in the country, Army said on Wednesday.
People of Andaman and Nicobar Islands have contributed over Rs two crore to the Prime Minister`s National Relief Fund for Uttarakhand relief and rehabilitation.
The Coast Guard has started looking for an alternative site for deploying its coastal radars in Andaman and Nicobar Islands after the Environment Ministry red-flagged its plans.
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