Port Blair, Feb 4: The State Unit of Kesariya Hindu Vahini met Shri Y Satya Kumar, National Secretary BJP & Prabhari A&N Islands, led by its President Shri Diptendu Dasgupta. The team handed over a charter of points pertaining to welfare of Islanders, which needs immediate attention. 

Port Blair, Feb 4: The Kala Kendra Society under the Department of Art & Culture, A&N Administration will be conducting seven days Mime Workshop from 12th – 18th February 2021 at Andaman Club from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm. The intake capacity of the workshop is for 25 participants only. First 25 participants will be considered for participation in the workshop.

Port Blair, Feb 4: In the next episode of ‘Morning Tea –Aapke Saath’, All India Radio Port Blair will broadcast a LIVE phone-in programme on the topic ’Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana’. It can be heard from 0715 hrs to 0800 hrs on 06.02.2021 (Saturday). Director of Fisheries Dr. Utpal kumar Sar will be the expert in the Studio answering to the queries of the listeners on the above said topic.

Port Blair, Feb 4: The District Child Protection Unit under the District Administration (SA) organized an awareness programme at Community Hall, Shaheed Dweep to sensitize the ICDS workers and Community Leaders on the Adoption regulation of Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) emphasising that all the parents/ person desiring to adopt child must register themselves in CARINGS (CARA) Portal. 

Port Blair, Feb 3: In order to contain the outbreak of COVID-19 in these islands, the Directorate of Shipping Services under the directives of A & N Administration had suspended operation of its vessels to Mainland Island since March, 2020 between Port Blair, Kolkata, Chennai & Vizag. However, during the pandemic period special arrangements were made by this directorate for transhipment of stranded personnel from Mainland Island to Port Blair.