Port Blair, Sep 05: A delegation led by Ms. V. K. Mariyam Bibi, Zilla Parishad member, (Former ZP Adhyaksha South Andaman) along with Mrs. Dhana Rekha, Zilla Parishad member, Shorepoint; Mr. Bala, Pradhan Shorepoint; Mr. Shiv Chander More, Pradhan, Bambooflat-1; Mrs. Rasheeda Bibi, Pradhan, Hopetown; Mrs. Naseema, Pradhan Bambooflat-2; Mr. Laxmi Narayan, Samity member, Hopetown and Mr. Rajkumar, Samity member, Bambooflat-2 called upon Mr. Keshav Chandra, IAS, Chief Secretary, A&N Administration in his office.
They discussed various issues pertaining to the development of the Bambooflat area such as 1. Construction of additional ramps at Chatham and Bambooflat jetties; 2. Creation of amusement park at Bambooflat; 3. Beautification of the roadside area from Bambooflat jetty to Hopetown; 4. Development of CHC Bambooflat with more facilities; 5. Raising the height of Bambooflat dam; 6. Provision for Recreational facilities from Andabeda to Kadakachang; 7. Amendment in coastal zone regulation and 8. Providing an Uninterrupted power supply.
After giving a patient hearing to the PRIs delegation, the Chief Secretary next day reporedly called all concerned Secretaries and discussed the issues in detail. Directions were given to the department concerned for proper redressal/ implementation of the projects at the earliest.
The delegation expressed their gratitude to the Chief Secretary for a positive response in the larger public interest.