The Regional Headquarters of Coast Guard, Andaman & Nicobar Region is located at Port Blair. Presently the Region is commanded by Inspector General VSR Murthy, PTM, TM. The Region has a force level of one OPV, two FPV, two FPV (Jet) one IPV, two IB, two Dornier aircraft and one Chetak helicopter in this region.

Feb 2012

Inauguration of CG MI room

The Coast Guard MI Room laboratory was inaugurated by Inspector General KC Pande, the then Commander Coast Guard Region (A&N) on 07 Feb 12.

Change of Command of RHQ (A&N)

Inspector General VSR Murthy, PTM, TM, has taken over as the Commander Coast Guard Region (A&N) on 09 Feb 12 vice Inspector General KC Pande.  

Fifth IMO level-I PR COURSE

Indian Coast Guard Pollution Response Team (A&N) organised the fifth IMO level-I Pollution Response training from 20 - 24 Feb 12 at Port Blair. Six Officials from SPCB, IOC, PMB and Suryachakra Power Corporation Ltd attended the course. The participants were  briefed on handling and maintenance of PR equipment and thereafter were allowed to deploy/operate the PR equipment.

COMCG (A&N) visit to CGDHQ-9 AND CGDHQ-10

Commander Coast Guard Region (A&N) visited Diglipur on 17 Feb 2012.  He also visited Great Nicobar Island (GNI) from 25 Feb to 27 Feb 12. Commander District Headquarter-10 briefed the Regional Commander about operational and other development in GNI.

Community Interaction

Coast Guard District Headquarter-9 conducted community interaction programme encompassing lecture and demonstration on life saving equipment for the local fishermen/ villagers of Radhanagar on 13 Feb 12. Important and useful information such as Toll Free SAR number – 1554 and various provisions available for the fishermen's safety at sea were highlighted through this programme.

Inter Region Cross Country 2011-12

Inter Region Cross Country 2011-12 was held at Port Blair on 25 Feb 12 with total 24 participants from all CG Regions. The Inter Region Cross country race  was won by Coast Guard Region (West) and the rolling trophy was presented to the winning team by Inspector General VSR Murthy, PTM, TM, Commander, Coast Guard Region (A&N).

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