Port Blair, Dec. 4: The District Level Centre for Women (DLCW), South Andaman conducted awareness programme at Gram Panchayat Bambooflat on 4-12-2020 to disseminate information on various women centric schemes. The awareness programme was conducted with the aim to sensitize the women folk and general public about the schemes like Beti bachao Beti Padhao, Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana, Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, Dulari Scheme, One Stop Centre, Working Women Hostel, Women Helpline, Mahila Police Volunteer, Swadhar-Greh, Ujjawala.

Port Blair, Dec. 4: The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test for admission to Class VI and also the online registrations for filling up the vacant seats of Class IX for the next academic year 2021-22 in the JNV, Chouldari has already started. The last date for the submission of application online/offline is 15th December 2020.

Port Blair, Dec. 4: In the next episode of ‘Morning Tea –Aapke Saath’, All India Radio Port Blair will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme on the topic, 'Special drive for summary revision of electoral Rolls 2021 ’. It can be heard from 0715 hrs to 0755 hrs on 05.12.2020 (Saturday). Deputy Chief Electoral Officer of Andaman Nicobar Islands Shri. Kamlesh Kumar and ERO of ANIPC Shri. Yash Chaudhary, will be the experts in the Studio answering to the queries of the listeners on the above said topic.

Port Blair, Dec. 4: Chinmaya Mission, Port Blair will be organizing week long Annual Geeta Gyana Yagna (Geeta Pravachan) at Mission Auditorium from 12th December to 19th December 2020. The Resident Acharya of the Mission Swami Shuddhananda Saraswati will give discourse on the 12th Chapter (Bhakti Yoga) of the Bhagwat Geeta. The Pravachan will be held from 6.00 pm to 7.30 pm. The COVID-19 protocol will be followed at the venue. The Mission has also requested devotees to follow the guidelines issued by the administration while attending the programme.

Port Blair, Dec. 3: As part of the Navy Day celebrations in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands, ships of Indian Navy will be illuminated on 4th December 2020 from sunset to midnight. Four Naval ships will participate in this illumination exercise between Marina Park and Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Island. Colourful flares would also be fired from these ships at 4:50 pm.

Shri. Ajoy Bairagi, State President, Bharatiya Janata Party has deeply condoled the demise of Sanyasi Mataji Sanghamita of Pranab Kanya Sangha, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Sanyasi Mataji Sanghamita left for heavenly abode on 30th of November 2020 at the age of 59 years.

Port Blair, Dec. 3: All India Radio Port Blair will broadcast an interview on 04.12.2020 with SP (Traffic) Shri. Anant Mittal, IPS. The topic is 'Motor Vehicle (Amendment) Act 2019'. Interviewer is Ms. Jaisheela. This programme can be heard on MW 684KHz in-between 0715hrs and 0755 hrs. This programme can also be heard on your mobile by downloading Mobile App "newsonair" from Google play store and tuning into PC Port Blair.