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.

Jan 2012


The live demonstration of pollution response equipments  were conducted by Coast Guard Pollution Response Team (A&N) on 25 Jan 12.  During demonstration, training was given to all personnel on Laying of RO Boom in J formation, Oil MOP, Disc skimmer and Spill spray arms fitted on board ship.


Local Administration of Campbell bay organised Cross Country Championship at 0600 hrs on 25 Jan 12. CGDHQ-10 participated in the event and won the second and third position respectively. CGDHQ-10 also provided medical cover for the event.

Local administration also conducted 300 Mtrs free style open sea swimming championship at 1600 hrs on 25 Jan 12. CGDHQ-10 participated in the event and won the first position. COMDIS-10, Commandant (JG) RKPS Shishodia, Chief Guest flagged off the event. Coast Guard District Headquarter also provided life guard and medical cover for the event.


Coast Guard District Headquarter No.9 organised a Coast Guard Awareness lecture on 16 to 23 Jan 12 at various schools/colleges of Diglipur and Mayabunder. The awareness campaign was aimed to acquaint students with multifarious role and Charter of duties of Coast Guard. Coast Guard District Headquarters No.9 also organised a visit on board ICGS Durga Bai Deshmukh for school children on 27 Jan 12. Approx 300 students from various local govt. and private schools visited the ship with great enthusiasm.

ICGS Akka Devi at Campbell Bay  was open for visitors from 0900 hrs to 1600 hrs on 28 Jan 12. Various school children and local people visited the ship for better understanding of the role of Indian Coast Guard.


Intra Region Volleyball Championship for the year 2011-12 was organised from 02 to 05 Jan 2012 at IDSC Indoor Volleyball stadium, Minnie Bay.  The event was coordinated by ICGS Durgabai Deshmukh and ICGS Bhikhaiji Cama. 


Coast Guard District Headquarters No. 9, Diglipur organized an inter-services volleyball tournament at Diglipur from 16 to 21 Jan 2012. Teams from Coast Guard, Navy and Army  participated in the tournament.


Boarding operations were carried out by ICGS Varad from 17 to 19 Jan 2012 to investigate DSFV Balaji-01, Balaji-06, Balaji-08, Balaji-09, Sai Sreekar-03 and mother vessel Long Wang Hsin engaged in transshipment at sea.

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