Port Blair, Sept. 25: A Health Mela was organised at PHC KALIGHAT under 'AYUSHMAN BHAVAH CAMPAIGN' on 23.9.23. The Mela was inaugurated by the Up-Adhyaksh N&M Andamanm, Smti Jayanti Jyoti as the chief guest Panchayat Samiti Member Smti Nawri Tigga and other PRI Members attended the Mela.

Port Blair, Sept. 25: The Member of Parliament of, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration to expedite the completion of two under-construction hostels inside JNRM and ANCOL, so that all girl students from different parts of Andaman & Nicobar Islands can get a safe hostel accommodation in Port Blair.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary, the Member of Parliament highlighted the issue of lack of adequate hostel spaces for girl students in JNRM and ANCOL.

Port Blair, Sept. 25: Ayushman Bharat-Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) is a flagship scheme of the Govt. of India, launched on 23rd September, 2018, and is the world’s largest health assurance programme under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, GoI. To mark the occasion of completion of 5 years of implementation of Ayushman Bharat-PMJAY, the State Health Agency, A&N Islands observed ‘Ayushman Diwas’ at the lecture Hall of ANIIMS, Port Blair.  Dr. Suja Antony, Director of Health Services was the chief guest on the occasion while Dr. Pragya Sharma, Director, ANIIMS was the guest of honor. The programme was also attended by the Joint Secretaries of various National Health Programmes, students of Nursing College, faculty from ANIIMS and beneficiaries of the scheme among others.

Port Blair, Sept. 25: The Swaraj Dweep Police launched the initiative Drug Free Tourism, at a ceremony held in P.S. Swaraj Dweep on 23rd Sept. 2023 followed by awareness rally and an essay competition for School students of GSSS Swaraj Dweep.

The Ceremony was attended by Zilla Parisad Member, Pradhans of Shyam Nagar and Radha Nagar, all head of offices present in Swaraj Dweep, managers and owners of Hotels and Resorts with representatives from Diving Community, tour operators, taxi drivers and auto drivers.

Port Blair, Sept. 25: A Free Health Screening Camp was organized by Armed Police Unit, Andaman & Nicobar Police at Police Lines, Drill Hall, South Andaman on 23.09.2023, in association with MGM Health Care, Chennai. This initiative reaffirms the A&N Police’s unyielding commitment to the well-being and health of the community members and underscores our dedication to nurturing a healthier society.