Port Blair, Sept. 20: As part of the celebration of 69th Wildlife Week, 2023, the Wildlife Division, Department of Environment & Forests, A & N Administration is organizing a Wildlife Photography Competition on the topic ‘Wildlife in their Natural Habitat’ and Poster Competition on the topic ‘Udne do Humein/Bird Conservation & Air Gun Surrender’.

The competition is open for all the residents of A & N Islands. Participants should submit photograph of size 18” x 12” (Inches) without any watermark, copyright mark etc. in a hard copy along with a soft copy in JPEG format in DVD. The entries may be submitted on any working days between 0800 to 1500 hours or can be mailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Oct.4, 2023. The participants should furnish their name, address, contact number and email separately in a plain paper for correspondence.

For further enquiry, they may contact the Range Officer, Protection Range over phone number 03192-245229 / 9474264109. No downloaded or printed photograph should be submitted and once submitted, the Department shall hold the right to use the photographs for any awareness programme/public interest with due credit to the photographer, in original or by reproducing it.