Port Blair, March 1: A seminar was organized by Jamaat-e-islami Hind, Andaman zone women's wing at TGCE Auditorium, Port Blair on 27th February 2021 at 6:30pm as a part of its nation-wide campaign "Strong family Strong society".

The gathering was welcomed by Mrs. Ashifa Yunus, Member, Girls Islamic Organisation Andaman zone. She also gave a brief introduction of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind Women's wing and its daughter Organisation Girls Islamic Organisation.

Port Blair, March 1: The Non-Gazetted Govt. Officers’ Association, Andaman and Nicobar Islands conveys shock and deep grief on the sudden demise of Comrade M. Krishnan, current Vice President and former Secretary General of the Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers, New Delhi on today (01.03.2021) at Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. He was also a Member (Staff Side) of Joint Consultative Machinery, Govt. of India.  The veteran leader of Central Govt. employees and Pensioners, Com. M. Krishnan died of post Covid complications. He was 67.

Port Blair, March 1: On 27th February 2021, Navodhaya Foundation in association with Directorate of RD, PRI and ULBs conducted a village cleanliness drive and yearlong village adoption of Chouldari Panchayat under Swachh Bharat Mission.

Port Blair, March 1: Living On The Edge (LOTE) in association with Directorate of RD & Panchayats organized a Beach cleaning drive at North Bay on 28th Feb 2021.

Around 45 volunteers from LOTE and Department of RD & Panchayats took part in the drive. Students were also involved in Beach cleaning so that they may also understand the necessity of keeping clean environment and becomes a responsible citizen. The shop owners and other people were sensitized on SWACCHTA ABHIYAAN. Nearly 150kg of waste including plastic and other solid wastes were collected for proper disposal.

Port Blair, March 1: Three days training programme on “Organic Production and Post-Harvest Management of Spices” was conducted by ICAR- Central Island Agricultural Research Institute (CIARI) in collaboration with Directorate of Spices and Arecanut Development Board (DASD) at SURABI NGO, Caddlegunj. The programme was inaugurated on 25.02.2021 by Dr. Augustine B. Jerard, Director, ICAR-CIARI in the presence of Rev. Bro. Simolin Ferk, Director, SURABI.