Port Blair, Jan 29: The officials of Food Safety Department conducted surprise visit and inspection of slaughter houses, mutton stalls and chicken stalls in and around Port Blair. During the inspections approximately 20 kgs of illegally slaughtered mutton was seized from a mutton vendor of mohanpura mutton market. Case has been registered against the mutton vendor under the provision of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006, Rules and Regulation made thereunder. 

Port Blair, Jan 29: The Department of Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs in line with its commitment towards the islanders and to protect the interest of consumers, today launched e-filing facility for lodging the consumer related complaints online at the UT as well as District level. With the availability of better information technology and its commitment towards better governance, the Department has developed digital solutions for five services under the Legal Metrology wing as mentioned below:

Port Blair, Jan 29: On 28.01.2021, the Police Training School, Prothrapur in association with Police Station Ograbraj conducted an awareness programme on Cyber Crime at GSSS Port Mout. The objective of the programme is to enhance knowledge among children and to make aware about cyber crimes. A total of 100 students and 40 teachers attended the programme.

Port Blair, Jan 29: Shri M. Vinod, President, AATO along with all its members have expressed sincere gratitude towards Shri S.K. Singh, IAS, Secretary Tourism for increasing the visitors capacity for Sound and Light Show at Cellular Jail from existing number of 200 visitors per day to 550 visitors per day.

Port Blair, Jan 29: District Child Protection Unit (S/A) under District Administration organized workshop on Exam Anxiety and Recreational activity on 29th January 2021 at Love Children Home, Manglutan.