Port Blair, Dec 15: The Directorate of Transport, A&N Administration today organized an awareness cum license mela at the Community Hall, Ograbraj to mark ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mohotsav’. Shri Binoy, Dy. Director, Transport graced the occasion as the chief guest while Miss Mariyam Bibi, Ex-Adhyaksha, Zilla Parishad, South Andaman was the guest of honour. Other dignitaries present on the occasion were Dr. Huma, Medical Officer, Tushnabad, Shri Bashir, Ex-Pradhan, Shri Anand Raj, Ex-Up Adhyaksh, Zilla Praishad, South Andaman, Shri Saravana, SI, Traffic Branch and Shri Arif, President Jeep Union.

The programme was attended by a large number of general public who were immensely benefitted from the mela. The gathering was briefed about the Traffic Rules and Regulations and around 150 people were issued on the spot Learners License apart from issuing Fitness Certificates for vehicles.

Shri Mohammed Shafique, Ex Pradhan, Mithakhari took the opportunity to thank the Director of Transport, Dr. Om Dole and the team of Transport Department for organizing this programme in a remote village for the benefit of the people.