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Sitharaman in Port Blair to inaugurate Married Accommodation Project

IANS  |  New Delhi 

is on a two-day visit to and Nicobar Islands to review the operational preparedness of the outlying units stationed at the Union Territory's capital Port Blair, and inaugurate the second phase of Married Accommodation Project (MAP).

Besides, on her second visit to the country's only tri-Services operational command formation Nicobar Command (ANC) on Sunday evening, the will also be reviewing the Command's infrastructural developments, a statement said on Monday.

"During her visit, the will witness an operational exercise involving all the forces of the ANC, off in the on Monday," the statement said.

Sitharaman will be interacting with troops and also inaugurating the second phase of MAP consisting of 868 dwelling units for troops of ANC at Brichgunj military station.



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First Published: Mon, January 14 2019. 18:38 IST