Port Blair, March 5: In the next episode of 'Morning Tea - Aapke Saath', All India Radio Port Blair will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme on the topic 'Second phase of COVID vaccination'. It can be heard from 0715 hrs to 0800 hrs on 06.03.2021 (Saturday). Director of Health Services Dr. Omkar Singh will be the guest in the Studio answering to the queries of the listeners on the above said topic.

Listeners can call on phone number 232336 or 232558 to participate in this LIVE phone-in programme.  This programme can be heard on MW 684 KHz and FM 100.9 MHz. Listeners can also download ‘newsonair’ app from Google Playstore and tune into AIR PC Port Blair to listen to this programme on their Mobile phone.

Port Blair, March 3: The Andaman Mopla Service Organization (AMSO) in a Cultural Exchange Programme held in the conference hall of Hotel Marina Manor, Junglighat, Port Blair hosted a group of Keralites from different social backgrounds led by Dr. Bobby Chemmannur, renowned Philanthropist and Businessman and Er. TPM Hashir Ali, International Tour Operator.

Shri N. Yusuf, President, AMSO welcoming the delegates, spoke briefly on the history of Moplahs in the Islands and their association with Kerala. He reminisced the struggle and hardships faced by the Mopla Freedom Fighters firstly by the Britishers and later by the Japanese Army during India's freedom struggle.

Port Blair, March 4: The Jan Kranti Party, Andaman & Nicobar Islands recognized and registered by Election Commission of India (Regn. No. 56/148/2015-16/PPS-1) has been renamed as “Dweep Janta Party”, Andaman & Nicobar Islands vide resolution passed in its General Body meeting held at Port Blair on 23rd Jan 2021. During the meeting a new State Executive Committee has been elected.

Port Blair, March 4: As a part of FSSAI initiative of Eat Right India movement, the Food Safety Department organized a Food Licensing and Registration Mela at Bathu Basthi, for the benefit of Food Business operators of the locality. About 73 Food business operators of the adjoining areas visited the mela. The theme of the mela was to facilitate new FBOs in obtaining license/registration certificates through the online portal of FSSAI. Food Safety Officers explained in detail about the procedures for uploading online applications, documents which are required to be uploaded along with License/Registration application form. Remittance of License fee through online were also explained in detail to the visitors. Nine Registration Certificates and one License were issued on the spot to the applicants.

New Delhi, March 4: Rashtriya Raksha University in collaboration with Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Ltd organised three days Skill Upgradation and Awareness Programme for the Security Personnel of Rapid Action Force 100th Battalion, Vastral, Ahmedabad from 02nd March-04th March, 2021. The course has been designed especially in consideration of needs and requirements of the RAF. The course broadly covers various aspects of in-service personnel’s including knowing the destination of their posting, stress management, skill upgradation, leadership, commanding qualities, interpersonal relationship among officers and Jawans etc. More than 110 Officers of the RAF are attending this three days course. The course is focusing on 360 degree and multidimensional development of the RAF officers.