Port Blair, July 14: Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) is a highly contagious and infectious disease of cloven hoofed animals such as cattle, buffaloes, sheep, goats and pigs etc., Clinical & Visible signs includes high fever (104-106) degree Fahrenheit), loss of appetite and dullness, excessive salivation, vesicles in the mouth especially in the gums and tongue that result in ulcers, ulcers and wound in the hoof in the inter-digital space, blisters on teats, etc. FMD leads to reduction in milk-yield, decreased growth rate, infertility, etc.

Port Blair, July 15: The Electricity Department has successfully implemented online bill payment services for the consumers of Car Nicobar, Campbell Bay, and Kamorta Islands. This initiative aims to provide a seamless bill payment experience and eliminate the need for physical visit to Site Offices for making payment. The Consumers of these Islands can conveniently pay their energy bills online through the UrjaPay portal “https://urjapay.andaman.gov.in” from 1st July, 2024 onwards. All the consumers in Car Nicobar, Campbell Bay, and Kamorta Islands have been encouraged to take advantage of this new service and experience the ease & convenience of online bill payments towards their energy.

Port Blair, July 15: All the eligible candidates who have applied for admission to 2 year D.El.Ed. course at Dr. S. R. DIET, Garacharma through Common College Admission Portal (CCAP) have been informed that the Final Merit List has been published on 15-07-2024. Further, the candidates have been requested to follow the schedule as per the details given below:

Port Blair, July 15: Andaman & Nicobar Administration has revised Minimum Rates of Wages across Six Schedules of Employments in addition to Govt. Departments/Offices/Industrial Establishments as mandated under the provisions laid down under the Minimum Wages Act,1948 in the UT of A&N Islands w.e.f. 1st July, 2024. The Revised Rates of Minimum Wages are as under :

Port Blair, July 15: The provisional merit list of candidates category wise for admission to eight UG courses (B.Com (Gen), B.Com (CS), BBA, B.Sc (Psychology), B.A (English), B.A (Economics)  B.A Sociology  and B.P.A Music (Hindustani Vocal & Instrumental) for the academic year 2024-2025 has been uploaded  in  common college admission portal website  (https://collegeadmission.andaman.gov.in) on July 15. The candidates have been requested to examine the provisional merit list and submit their claims and objections if any through offline or online mode. The claims or objection in respect of provisional merit may be mailed to the Andaman college email address (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or submit their grievance letter address to the Principal, ANCOL during office hours. The claims and objection will be accepted from July 16 to 22 till 4 pm.