Port Blair, March 22: In its bid to develop and promote scientific Animal Husbandry practices among the farmer and unemployed youth, the Department of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services provides related training to interested farmer and inputs in terms of chicks, ducklings, reared poultry birds and piglets etc. through its Composite Livestock Farms situated in different Islands of this UT.  During the current year, upto Jan 2023, 1,35,820 number of dual purpose Vanraja chick and reared birds were distributed to 2248 beneficiaries. Similarly, 18033 ducklings of Kuttanad and Vegova duck breeds were distributed to 774 farmers.

Port Blair, March 22: The Andaman & Nicobar Islands are prone to geological disasters and located in one of the most seismically active parts (Zone –V) of the world and several great earthquakes have occurred in the past. The devastating earthquake that occurred on December 26, 2004 caused horizontal and vertical movement of land mass in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Port Blair, March 22: Mr Rakeshwar Lall, State President and Mr Angshuman Roy, State Youth President and all the office bearers of Hindu Rashtra Shakti have heartily congratulated Mr. Dharmender Narayan on being elected as Senior Vice Chairperson of PBMC, Port Blair.

Diglipur, March 22: As part of ‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahatosav’ and in order to celebrate the rich cultural traditions of our country, the Kala Kendra Society, under the Department of Art & Culture, A&N Administration organized cultural programmes in N&M Andaman District on March 18 & 19, 2023 in collaboration with N&M District Administration.

Port Blair, March 21: The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Hon’ble Lt. Governor, Andaman & Nicobar Islands to fill up of 224 vacancies of Primary School Teachers in the Directorate of Education in terms of judgement dated 24th February 2023 passed by the Hon’ble High Court of Calcutta (Division Bench), Circuit Bench at Port Blair in WPCT No.26/2022