Diglipur, Sept 16: On 15/09/2021 credible information was received from reliable source that few persons are transporting venison in a cargo vehicle at Shyam Nagar area. Upon this, a team of PS Diglipur consisting Inspr. Stalin N.S., SHO PS Diglipur, HC/938 Mohan Rao, PC/2886 Nityanand Baroi, PC/540 Prince Ch. Das and CT/161 Madhusoodan rushed to the suspected area at Shyam Nagar and intercepted the said cargo vehicle (M/Bolero Pick up Van) and recovered a blue coloured gunny bag containing 14 Kgs venison and arrested 06 person on the spot. The arrested persons were identified as 1) Shri Khogen Biswas, Driver of Pick-up Van 2) Subhankar Mazumdar 3) Basudev Mondal 4) Prosanjit Biswas 5) Uttam Kr. Das and 6) Swapan Biswas.

Port Blair, Sept. 16: Zoological Survey of India organized a one-day online workshop on the occasion of World Ozone Day 2021. The World Ozone Day is observed on 16 September annually. Every year this day is celebrated as the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone layer. The purpose of the Montreal Protocol is to protect the Ozone Layer by reducing the production of substances that are supposed to be responsible for Ozone layer depletion. This year 2021, we celebrate 36 years of the Vienna Convention and 36 years of Global Ozone Layer Protection. The World Ozone Day is observed under the decision of United Nations for carrying on the awareness programmes and monitoring the ozone layer enveloping Earth.   The ozone layer is a fragile shield of gas, protects the Earth from the harmful portion of the rays of the sun, thus helping preserve life on the planet. It is a successful collaboration of more than 24 member Nations of the UN as they together signed and pledged to save the ozone layer from further damage by limiting the use of CFCs (Chlorofluorocarbons) and other dangerous substances that cause the depletion of the ozone layer in the atmosphere.

Port Blair, Sept. 16: The last date for Admission in Indira Gandhi National Open University for July 2021 is extended upto 23rd September 2021 without any late fees. For Online admission, log on - https://ignouadmission.samarth.edu.in and for Offline Admissions, Forms can be collected from Regional Centre Office at Mohanpura during working hours ensuring social distancing norms. For more details, visit IGNOU Website – www.ignou.ac.in or contact IGNOU Regional Centre, Port Blair, Kannada Sangha Building, Near Syndicate Bank, Mohanpura, Port Blair. Phone: 03192-242888 or 03192-230111, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Port Blair, Sept. 16: The Rotary Club of Port Blair NextGen has been recently formed as part of district 329 of Rotary International. Shri Paramanthaman Divya Prasad has been appointed as its Charter President, Ms. Jyoshita Anand as its Charter Secretary and Shri Damodaran as its Charter Treasurer. 

Port Blair, Sept. 15: An Andaman Oxygenator (Portable Oxygen Concentrator) developed by ICMR scientist Dr. N Muruganandam along with Mr. Vinod Kumar, Kakolil Trade Agency and Mr. C P Sajeev, Port Industry was formally launched by the Member of Parliament Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma as the chief guest on the event of Engineer`s Day celebration