Port Blair, Mar. 1: The Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, GoI under the National Digital Livestock Mission, has introduced a Farmers Mobile Application - ‘1962’ which is now accessible for download on the Google Play Store. This comprehensive app serves as a one-stop source of information for livestock farmers, offering direct access to vital resources.

Port Blair, Mar. 1: In exercise of power conferred under M.V. Act 1988 (Act No.59 of 1988) read with Administrations Notification No./2008/F.No.32-95/2008-TR dated 10th March, 2008, the District Magistrate, South Andaman District has notified for the information of all concerned that laying of pipeline work will be starting from 02.03.2024 from Lamba Line to Dairy Farm Junction. To avoid hardship to public, work is planned to be executed during night hours from 8 PM to 6 AM.

Port Blair, Mar. 1: The vessel Sindhu will sail for Chennai on Mar. 3 at 0900 hrs from Haddo Wharf. Excess baggage will be loaded from 1400 hrs to 1600 hrs on Mar. 2. Embarkation of passengers will commence from 0700 hrs to 0800 hrs on Mar. 3. The embarkation of passengers will be closed one hour before the schedule time. Passengers reporting late will not be allowed to board the vessel.

Port Blair, March 1: It has come to the notice of Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) that some unscrupulous persons impersonating themselves as officers/officials of IGNOU are contacting Learners of IGNOU for making payment for Examination Fee, Issue of Duplicate Grade card and Degree, Transcript, Verification of certificates, Project & Practical Fees, Revaluation, Photocopy of Answer sheet etc., through personal emails or telephonic calls & other mode etc. It is informed that IGNOU never authorizes any person for collecting money towards Examination Fee, Issue of Duplicate Grade Card and Degree, Transcript, Verification of certificates, Project Fees Reevaluation, Photocopy of Answer Sheet etc. the learners are advised pay fee related to above activities through official website of IGNOU http://ignou.ac.in only.

Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma, Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar Islands has deeply mourned the demise of Dr. Govind Ram (retired anaesthetist at GB Pant, Port Blair), aged 92 years who passed away on 29 February 2024 at G.B. Pant hospital after prolonged illness.

He prayed for eternal peace for the departed soul and for enough strength for the members of the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss.