Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 30th December 2018 visits Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands.
PM Modi came to mark the 75th anniversary of freedom fighter Subhas Chandra Bose's declaration of the formation of the Azad Hind Government in 1943.
Here, PM Modi unfurled the Tricolour at South Point, Port Blair to mark the 75th anniversary of Subhas Chandra Bose, who unfurled the Tricolour in the year1943.
PM Modi released a commemorative stamp, its first-day cover and a Rs.75 coin to mark this his historical day. He also renames 3 islands of Andaman And Nicobar.
1. Ross Island renamed as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Dweep
2. Neil Island as Shaheed Dweep
3. Havelock Island as Swaraj Dweep
PM Modi also inaugurated the ITI at Arong and the Modern Sports Complex at a public meeting at Car Nicobar. Later, he also visited the Cellular Jail in Port Blair and interacted with citizens of Car Nicobar.