Port Blair opposes twinning plan with Phuket

It is apprehended that any association with Phuket, which is said to be a sex tourism hotspot, would dent Port Blair's image and affect it adversely. Residents and civil society groups of the Andamans are also upset because the UT administration did not take them into confidence before taking the decision

By Sanjib Kumar Roy
Published: Saturday 15 November 2003
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