Port Blair, Dec. 29: District Child Protection Unit under District Administration, South Andaman in collaboration with Police Department conducted an awareness programme at Govt. Senior Secondary School, Garacharma on 29th December 2021 for the students on the Topic “POCSO Act 2012”. The aim was to sensitize children on POCSO related issues as child Sexual Abuse is a major concern, which is increasing day by day and children being most vulnerable section of the society are susceptible to physical and psychological abuse.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The 2nd Atal Memorial Badminton Team Championship 2021 was organised by the youth of Dairy Farm in collaboration with Badminton Association of Andaman & Nicobar Islands (BAANI) at Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indoor Badminton Court, Dairy Farm from 25th to 27th December 2021 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: Shri Vishal Jolly National Executive Member, BJP & Former State President Bharatiya Janata Party, A&N Islands has congratulated the A & N Islands team on winning the 17 medals (8 Gold, 5 Silver & 4 Bronze) and bringing glory to Islands in the recently held 22nd National SQAY Championship in Goa. In his message, he wished all the participants the best for their future endeavours and to make islanders proud.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The Vice Chancellor, Pondicherry (Central) University, Prof. Gurmeet Singh is on a visit to Port Blair from 28th – 30th December.  During his visit he will be inaugurating the Department of Management Studies and launching the MBA programme in Pondicherry University Port Blair campus, Andamans.

Port Blair, Dec. 29: The Directorate of Shipping Services in consultation with the District Administration has scheduled the sailing programme of the vessel MV Bharat Seema for Diglipur via Mayabunder on 01.01.2022 (Sat) at 1700 Hrs from Haddo Wharf. The vessel will sail back to Port Blair on 02.01.2022 (Sun) at 1400 Hrs from Diglipur via Mayabunder.