Port Blair, July 4: The Tourism Department in collaboration with all line Departments and with all leading Tourism stakeholders of A & N Islands will be organizing “Monsoon Tourism Festival–2024” with the tagline #rhythmoftherains. The Festival will begin with a Road Show on 12th July, 2024 and the celebrations will continue on 13th & 14th July, 2024 at Corbyn’s Cove from 3 pm to 9 pm. The Monsoon Tourism Festival is organized every year in mid-July with the aim of promoting ‘Andaman’ as 365 days tourist destination for all.

Port Blair, July 4: In the night of July 1, 2024, acting on an specific intelligence received from a reliable source, a police team comprising Inspector Girish Kumar, SHO, PS Crime & Economic Offence (C&EO), SI Parvash, HC/K. Venkateshwar Rao, PC/N. Thangaraj and PC/K. Rajendran, PC/Amit Singh of PS C&EO led by Dy.SP (CID), conducted a raid at New Bimblitan near Periaswamy crusher. During the operation, the team seized 1.025 Kgs. of Ganja from the possession of one Tanmoy Roy S/o Shri. Hemendra Nath Roy (29) yrs, Pvt. Carpenter R/o New Bimblitan. He was promptly arrested on the spot following the due legal procedure as per the new criminal laws.

Port Blair, July 4: An awareness programme focusing on the theme, ‘Pre-Conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques’ (PCPNDT) Act and the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act were organized by ICDS Urban Project, Attampahad today. Dr. Saurabh and Smti Sadhana, Public Health Nurse from District Hospital Garacharma, CDPO of ICDS Urban Project, ICDS functionaries, POSHAN Staff and HEW Staff attended the programme.

Port Blair, July 4: The newly enacted laws commenced on 1st July 2024, marking a significant milestone in the legal framework of our Nation. To ensure its effective implementation, the South Andaman District Police conducted comprehensive awareness campaign from 1st to 3rd July, 2024, aimed at different segments of society. This initiative underscores the district police commitment to fostering an informed and engaged community.

Port Blair, July 4: As part of the celebration of 75th Van Mahotsava-2024, a plantation programme was organized by DCF, Working Plan Division, Haddo under the Department of Environment & Forests Health and Wellness Center, Haddo today. Planting of fruit bearing/avenue plant species were carried out inside the premises of the Center. Shri Birendra Choudhary, IFS, Deputy Conservator of Forests, Dr. Helen, Medical Officer, In-charge Health and Wellness Center, Haddo, Internship Doctors, Paramedical Staff, Front-line-staff of DCF (WP) Office and others planted saplings inside the vicinity of Health and Wellness Center, Haddo.