Major organization : ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS
INTEGRATED DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LIMITED (ANIIDCO)
2 on the Richter scale hit Andaman and Nicobar Islands
The Andaman and Nicobar Islands
are an archipelago of over 500 islands, only 34 of which are permanently inhabited.
Under its influence rainfall at many places with isolated heavy rainfall would occur over Andaman and Nicobar Islands
during next 48 hours.
NEW DELHI -- There is good news for prospective cooking gas customers in Meghalaya, Sikkim, Nagaland and the Union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands
A few thousand people were evacuated to higher ground from parts of India's Andaman and Nicobar islands
on Wednesday following earthquakes in Indonesia, as the islands prepared for tsunami waves up to 3.
A BRIEF tsunami alert was issued after a series of earthquakes jolted the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
over a 12- hour period on Sunday.
7-magnitude earthquake near India's Nicobar Islands
The quake hit the Indian Ocean around 160km from India's Nicobar islands
, the US Geological Survey said.
Because an outbreak of cholera had occurred in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
in 2002 (5), we were apprehensive about outbreaks of infectious diseases after the tsunami, particularly among children, who are less immune to most infections; therefore, we increased our efforts to identify and contain these possible outbreaks as quickly as possible.
Shriram and colleagues in this issue (6) have justified the appropriateness of MDA strategy for Ochlerotatus (Finlaya) niveus transmitted subperiodic Wuchereria bancrofti infection in Teressa Island of the Nancowry region of the Nicobar district of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
INDIA Twelve months ago, the Andaman and Nicobar Islands
were devastated by the Boxing Day tsunami.