Port Blair, March 30: The vaccination drive is continuing smoothly in A&N Islands. As per data available, a total of 6,10,125 beneficiaries in the age group of 18 and above have been vaccinated so far in A&N Islands. Similarly, 23,330 beneficiaries have been vaccinated in the age group of 15 to 18 yrs and 9183 beneficiaries have been vaccinated in the age group of 12 to 14 yrs. The number of beneficiaries administered precautionary dose of vaccine so far stood at 10289.

Port Blair, March 30:  During the RT-PCR test conducted on 43 passengers who arrived here yesterday, no positive case has been detected. Today, 6 flights with 583 passengers arrived, out of which, 492 passengers were vaccinated with both doses while RT-PCR test was conducted on 76 passengers and the reports are awaited. 

Port Blair, March 29: In an effort to make PBMC the # 1 ranked Municipal Body, the Secretary PBMC, Shri. G.Sudhakar today inspected ward 9 and ward 14.

As part of nationwide commencement of “Swachchta Survekshan 2022” Port Blair Municipal Council has geared upto continue to improve its national ranking. Secretary, PBMC conducted a surprise inspection in ward 9 and 14 in the early morning today and visited surrounding areas of vegetable market, Junglighat and Private Truck Stand directed Sanitary Division to clear the waste immediately from these areas. He further continued on to Fish Landing centre in Ward 14 and directed Sanitary Officer to clear accumulated waste there and along the Sea Shore Stretch from Fish Landing Centre to Tirupati Temple Area.

Port Blair, March 29: In support of the All India General Strike on 27 -28 March, 2022, the CITU Andaman & Nicobar State Committee and Unions attached to it organized various programmes at different parts of the union territory. On 27th March, 2022, CITU organized a public meeting at Tiranga Park, Aberdeen Bazar, Port Blair in support of the Strike. 

Port Blair, March 29: The State President, BJP, Shri Ajoy Bairagi along with Shri Vishal Jolly, National Executive Member, BJP and Shri M. Vinod, State Vice President, BJP and Prabhari Shaheed and Swaraj Dweep has congratulated all the  newly elected Panchayat members of Shaheed and Swaraj Dweep who registered a historic win in both the Islands for the Bhartiya Janata Party.