Port Blair, May 20: The Composite Regional Centre (CRC) for Skill Development, Rehabilitation and Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities (CRC A&N Islands) along with Pankh NGO, Port Blair successfully organized a comprehensive eye camp on May 16, 2024, on the occasion of International Mother’s Day 2024.  The camp aimed at providing essential eye care services to disabled individuals and mothers in the region.

A new trend in financial cyber fraud has been observed where fraudsters send Fake Job Offer SMSs to perpetrate Cyber Crime. Fraudsters place online advertisements claiming that they can give jobs where one can make large amount of money working from home with little time and effort. A job scam occurs when a fraudster poses as an employer or recruiter, and offers attractive employment opportunities, which require job seekers to pay some money in advance. The SMSs sent by fraudsters offer high-paying part-time jobs to siphon off victims’ money and their personal information.

Mayabunder, May 20: The District Administration, under the leadership of Deputy Commissioner, North and Middle Andaman, Shri Dilkhush Meena, IAS, continues its relentless efforts in the ongoing encroachment eviction drive. Revenue officials are actively engaged in removing illegal encroachments from public and Government lands across the district.

Car Nicobar, May 20: The Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK) is a programme to improve the overall quality of life of children and provide comprehensive care to all the children in the community. This programme involves screening of children from birth to 18 years of age for four D’s- Defects at Birth, Diseases, Deficiencies and Development delays for early detection, treatment and management.

Port Blair, May 20: Heavy rain (7-11 cm) is likely at one or two places over A&N Islands and thunderstorm with lightning is also likely over one or two places over Nicobar Island on May 21. Heavy rain (7-11 cm) is also likely at one or two places over A&N Islands on May 24. Squally weather with gusty surface wind 40-50 kmph is very likely along and off A&N coast. Sea conditions are very likely rough to very rough. Fishermen have been advised not to venture in to the sea till May 23.