Introduction

The Directorate of Health Services primarily seeks to provide preventive, promotive, curative and rehabilitative health services to the people through primary health care approach which has been accepted as one of the main instruments of action for development of human resources, accelerating the socio-economic development and attaining improved quality of life. Primary health care is essential health care for all citizens, easily accessible and it is given to the people at free of cost.

Vision & Mission

Our mission is to provide preventive, promotive, curative and quality health services at free of costs to the people of islands. We strive to help people improve their productivity and reduce risks of diseases and injury. The Directorate of health services also committee to provide health scheme benefits to the poor and needy people of these islands.

Quality and cost-free healthcare for every citizen.



  • A good night sleep can help to start a day with a fresh and clear mind
  • Massaging the scalp with oil can prevent dandruff, graying and hair fall, enhance mental alertness and so on.
  • Practicing Yoga and meditation can make your body immune to diseases
  • Wash your face with water many times a day to remove dirt and grime, prevent the occurrence of pimples
  • Don’t exercise on an empty stomach.
  • Regularly and thoroughly clean your hands with an alcohol-based hand rub or wash them with soap and water.
  • Maintain at least 1 metre (3 feet) distance between yourself and anyone who is coughing or sneezing.
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth
  • Practice respiratory hygiene
  • If you have fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical care early

Announcements

A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (28.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (27.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (26.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (25.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (24.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (24.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (23.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (06th April 2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (22.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (21.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (20.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (19.05.2020)
Minutes of the Meeting of The State Level Advisory Committee on Outbreak Control held in the Conference Hall of the Secretariat under The Chairmanship of Principal Secretary (Health), A&N Administration on 18.05.2020 at 04.00 P.M
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (18.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (18.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (17.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (16.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (15.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (14.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (13.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (12.05.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at DC/SDM Office, South Andaman, Port Blair
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (11.05.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Designated facilities for management of Suspected./Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in A&N Islands
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (10.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (09.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (08.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (07.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (06.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (05.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (04.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (03.05.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Medical Officers (DHS/ANIIMS) placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (02.05.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (01.05.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctor placed on duty to Supervise sanitation work at all Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (30.04.2020)
Letter on COVID19- Removal of Stray Dogs near Isolation (COVID19) ward of GB Pant Hospital
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (29.04.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctors placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Health staffs reserved for duty in connection with COVID19
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (28.04.2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (27.04.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Health Staffs placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (26.04.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Medical Officers (DHS/ANIIMS) placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctors placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctor placed on duty at QFC (Hotel AT Villa)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (25.04.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Staffs of Education Department placed on duty at DHS
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Medical Officers (DHS/ANIIMS) placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Health Staffs placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (24.04.2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctors placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Staffs of Education Department placed on duty in connection with COVID-19
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (23/04/2020)
ORDER on COVID-19: Health Staffs of DHS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers of DHS/ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (22/04/2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (21/04/2020)
Survey on COVID19- Tele Survey through 1921
CIRCULAR on COVID19- All District Hospitals / CHCs / PHCs directed to follow protocol strictly related to COVID19
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (20th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns/JR of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Doctors placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (19th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Medical Officer (DHS) placed on duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Health Staffs placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Doctors placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (18th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Lab Technicians placed on duty for sample collection of COVID19 suspects
ORDER on COVID19- Sr. Medical Officer placed on duty for supervision of Quarantine Facility Centre
Health staffs placed on duty at DHS office, call centre (GBPH/ Disaster Mgmt) & for distribution of medicines
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (17th April 2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (16th April 2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (15th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID-19: Intern attached to ANIIMS placed on duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers placed on supervision duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (14th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID19 - Staffs placed on duty at various Quarantine Facility Centre
CIRCULAR on COVID19 - Movement permit for attending duties to travel alone or additional one person in car
CIRCULAR on COVID19 - NO discharge of Inter Island patients from GB Pant Hospital
ORDER on COVID19 - Staff placed on duty in Call Centre 102 at GB Pant Hospital
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (13th April 2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (12th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID-19: Leprosy staffs placed on duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (11th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID-19: Dr, Anni Das placed on duty in the Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Govt. Quarantine Facilities for 10 COVID19 cured patients
ORDER on COVID19- DMO placed on duty for supervision of Sanitization team
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (09th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID19- Interns placed on duty in the Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- SMO placed on duty for supervision at Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID19- Staffs placed on duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (08th April 2020)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (07th April 2020)
ADVISORY FOR USE OF HOMEMADE PROTECTIVE COVER FOR FACE & MOUTH
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (06th April 2020)
ORDER on COVID-19: Staffs of Education Department placed on duty at DHS (Revised)
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers placed on duty in the Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
A&N ISLANDS HEALTH BULLETIN FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 (No. 06/ 05th April 2020)
Guidelines for Quarantine facilities
Guidelines for Handling, Treatment and Disposal of Waste Generated during Treatment/Diagnosis/ Quarantine of COVID-19 Patients
ORDER on COVID-19: Press Release (05.04.2020) - Counselling over phone for Psychosomatic Problems
ORDER on COVID-19: Allotment of DUGONG Guest House for staff performing duty at COVID-19 Isolation Ward, GBPH
ORDER on COVID19- Lab Technicians placed on duty for sample collection of COVID19
ORDER on COVID19- Staffs of Education Department placed on duty at DHS
ORDER on COVID19- Pharmacists placed on duty for delivery of drugs at door steps after Tele Consultancy
ORDER on COVID19- Pharmacists placed on duty for delivery of drugs at door steps after Tele Consultancy
ORDER on COVID19- Staffs deputed to perform duty at Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID-19: Interns of ANIIMS placed on duty in Quarantine Facility Center at Port Blair
ORDER for COVID-19: Buses for transportation of Patients & Attendants to N&M Andaman
ORDER for COVID-19: Nodal officer for Decontamination procedure of waste generated at various Quarantine Centre.
ORDER for COVID-19: Medical Officer to perform regular check-up at various Labour Camp
ORDER on COVID-19: Hired vehicles of Education Department deputed to perform duty under Health department
ORDER on COVID-19: Regular Checkup of all the convoy Proceeding to N&M Andaman
ORDER on COVID-19: All private health related institutes to remain functional
ORDER on COVID-19: Officials placed on duty in the various Quarantine Facility Centre
ORDER on COVID-19: Officials placed on duty in the Call Centre (DM) and Medicine Distribution
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers placed on duty in the Quarantine Facility Centre (Revised)
ORDER on COVID-19: CMOs attached to DHS & GBPH placed on duty to Supervise the Doctors at Quarantine Facility Center
Press Note on COVID-19 by DHS released on 30.03.2020
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers & Other staffs placed on duty at Quarantine Facility center in various places
ORDER on COVID-19: Nursing Officers & Other staffs placed on duty in the Isolation wards at GBPH
ORDER on COVID-19: Interns of ANIIMS Placed on Duty in Call Centre at DC(SA)
ORDER on COVID-19: Tutors of ANIIMS Placed on Duty at Quarantine Facility Center
DHS Order on COVID-19: Medical Officers attached with Quarantine Facility Center
DHS Order on COVID-19: Staffs placed on duty in connection with COVID19
ORDER on COVID-19: Delivery of essential services in N&M Andaman
ORDER on COVID-19: Officers attached with Pr. Secretary (Health)
ORDER on COVID-19: Medical Officers attached with DD(Health)
ORDER on COVID-19: Standard Procedure requiring inviting of tender shall be deemed to be waived
Press Note on COVID-19 by DHS released on 25.03.2020
ORDER on COVID-19: Work From Home (Revised-25/03/2020)
Order on COVID-19: Order under Disaster Management Act 2005
Order on COVID-19: License & Registrations extended till 30th April 2020
Order on COVID-19: Management of Important Functions at GB Pant Hospital
Order on COVID-19: Mandatory undertake of 14 days quarantine
Order on COVID-19: List of ANMS & Other staffs for Cluster Surveillance
Order on COVID-19: Contact details of Health Institutes to provide Emergency Ambulance Services
Order on COVID-19: Specialist attached to DHS/ANIIMS to provide telephonic consultation
Order on COVID-19: Staff at Ambulance Call Centre, GBPH
Order on COVID-19: CI of Education Department engaged for State Control Room
Order on COVID-19: Health Educators for call centre at GBPH & DM
ORDER on COVID-19 - Designated Buildings for Quarantine Centers
ORDER on COVID-19 - Corrigendum by DC(Nicobar)
ORDER on COVID-19 - Corrigendum by DC(SA)
ORDER on COVID-19 - Revised protocol for issuing HSD/POL permits
ORDER on COVID-19 - (Revised) Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for South Andaman District
ORDER on COVID-19 - (Revised) Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for North and Middle andaman District
ORDER on COVID-19 - (Revised) Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for Nicobar District
ORDER on COVID-19: Strict Compliance for Home Quarantine or Isolation
ORDER on COVID-19: Suspension of inter-island passenger helicopter / Dornier services w.e.f 25/03/2020
ORDER on COVID-19: Work From Home (ADDENDUM)
CIRCULAR on COVID-19 : Strict compliance at all A&N Ports and all ships entering A&N Islands by PMB
Order for COVID19 - Restriction on sale of HSD-Diesel & MS-Petrol (Revised)
Order on COVID-19: Convey Timing (Revised)
Order on COVID19 - Work from Home (Revised)
Circular on COVID19 - Restriction by Civil Aviation
Order on COVID19 - Restriction on Convoy Timing from Jirkatang to Middle Strait & Return
Notification on COVID19 - To regulate price of Hand Sanitizer and Masks
Circular on COVID19 - Janta Curfew from 7.00 AM to 9.00 Pm on 22/03/2020
FAQ ob COVID19 by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
CIRCULAR on COVID19 - Blowing of Siren on 22.03.2020 at 5:00 PM
ORDER on COVID-19 - Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for North & Middle Andaman District
ORDER on COVID19 - Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for South Andaman District
ORDER on COVID19 - Exercise of powers under section 144 of CrPC for Nicobar District
Order for COVID19 - Restriction on Issuance of Helicopter/Dornier Tickets
Advisory on COVID-19 - Restriction on issuance of ship tickets to all passengers
Advisory on COVID-19 - Restriction on all Transport services
ORDER on COVID19 - All the employees of UT Administration of A&N Islands shall work from home.
Press Note on COVID19 released on 18.03.2020
Minutes of the meeting held on 17/03/2020 at 3:30 pm to discuss about the availability of sanitizer and other preventive equipments for COVID19
Guidelines for Environmental Disinfection to be adopted by all Head of Department / Offices under A&N Administration.
Order on COVID19- Deployment of staff(team) by District Administration(SA) to patrol & keep watch
Advisory on COVID19- all the Temples, Mosques, Churches, Gurudwaras and other religious places
Press Note on COVID19 released on 17.03.2020
Advisory on COVID19- to all bank branches in A&N Islands
Advisory on COVID19- Suspension of all activities of the Department of Fisheries involving Public Interference
ORDER on COVID19- to prevent spread in A&N Islands
Advisory on COVID19- for operators of jeeps / autorickshaws / tourist vehicles / taxis
Press Note on COVID19 released on 16.03.2020
ORDER on COVID19- Restriction with Stock Holding Limits are imposed on this UT for Masks & Hand Sanitizers
Advisory on COVID19- Prohibit Service of Liquor at all licensed establishments
Advisory on COVID19- Suspension of all Coaching centres & Day Care Centres of South Andaman District
Advisory on COVID19- Suspension of classroom transactions in all schools of A&N Islands from class IV - XII
Advisory on COVID19- for commuters travelling in stage carrier buses
Advisory on COVID19- Suspension of Sunday Market & other non essential gatherings
Appeal from HLG on COVID-19 (Hindi)
Appeal from HLG on COVID-19 (English)
Precautionary Measure on COVID19 - All colleges under A & N Administration shall remain closed
Precautionary Measure on COVID19 - Revised Office Timing of Staffs
Precautionary Measure on COVID19 - To Regulate Passenger Occupancy in all Vessels
Advisory on COVID-19 - 10
Advisory on COVID-19 - 9
Advisory on COVID-19 - 8
Advisory on COVID-19 - 7
Advisory on COVID-19 - 6
Advisory on CONVID 19 -5
Advisory on COVID-19 -4
Advisory on COVID-19 -3
Advisory on COVID-19 -2
Advisory on COVID-19 -1
Gazette Notification - For " Andaman and Nicobar Islands Mental Health Authority"
Gazette Notification - Issuing Certificate of Disability



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