Persons aged More than 60 and Comorbid Patients Aged Between 45-59, Left Over Health Care Workers, Frontline Workers Eligible

Port Blair, March 2: The registration for vaccination of person aged more than 60 years, people between 45-59 years of age with comorbid conditions with due certification from doctor, left over Health Care Workers and Frontline workers started with effect from 01.03.2021.

In this regard all the beneficiaries are requested to get themselves registered their names in www.selfregistration.cowin.gov.in with their mobile numbers along with Aadhar Card or Electoral Photo Identity Card (EPIC or Photo ID card specified at the time of registration in case of online registration. For categories with comorbid conditions Certificate of comorbidity from a registered Medical Practitioner. for citizens in age group of 45 years to 59 years. And for left over HCWs and FLWs Employment certificate/ Official Identity Card – (either but with photo). Also, ensure to enroll Adhaar card while registering.

Port Blair, March 1: A seminar was organized by Jamaat-e-islami Hind, Andaman zone women's wing at TGCE Auditorium, Port Blair on 27th February 2021 at 6:30pm as a part of its nation-wide campaign "Strong family Strong society".

The gathering was welcomed by Mrs. Ashifa Yunus, Member, Girls Islamic Organisation Andaman zone. She also gave a brief introduction of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Women's wing and its daughter Organisation Girls Islamic Organisation.

Port Blair, March 1: Living On The Edge (LOTE) in association with Directorate of RD & Panchayats organized a Beach cleaning drive at North Bay on 28th Feb 2021.

Around 45 volunteers from LOTE and Department of RD & Panchayats took part in the drive. Students were also involved in Beach cleaning so that they may also understand the necessity of keeping clean environment and becomes a responsible citizen. The shop owners and other people were sensitized on SWACCHTA ABHIYAAN. Nearly 150kg of waste including plastic and other solid wastes were collected for proper disposal.

Port Blair, March 1: The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman and Nicobar Islands conveys shock and deep grief on the sudden demise of Comrade M. Krishnan, current Vice President and former Secretary General of the Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers, New Delhi on today (01.03.2021) at Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He was also a Member (Staff Side) of Joint Consultative Machinery, Govt. of India.  The veteran leader of Central Govt. employees and Pensioners, Com. M. Krishnan died of post Covid complications. He was 67.

Port Blair, March 1: On 27th February 2021, Navodhaya Foundation in association with Directorate of RD, PRI and ULBs conducted a village cleanliness drive and yearlong village adoption of Chouldari Panchayat under Swachh Bharat Mission.