Port Blair, Dec. 23: The Member of Parliament, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Mr. Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief Secretary to direct the Shipping Department to schedule Ship for Car Nicobar via Hut Bay atleast once or twice a month.

In a letter addressed to the Chief Secretary the Member of Parliament mentioned that due to the non-availability of ships for Car Nicobar via Hut Bay, a lot of people from Nicobari Community are unable to visit Car Nicobar to meet with their family members.

Port Blair, Dec. 23: The authorities of PHC R.K Pur, Little Andaman were taken aback when a team of Andaman & Nicobar Territorial Congress Committee led by its President Shri. Rangalal Halder paid a surprise visit to the PHC on Wednesday to study the condition of treatment facilities.

Port Blair, Dec. 23: During the RT-PCR test conducted on 473 passengers who arrived here yesterday, four positive cases have been detected. Today, 12 flights with 2102 passengers arrived, out of which, 1629 were vaccinated with both doses while RT-PCR test was conducted on 473 passengers (includes 59 international travellers) and the reports are awaited.

Port Blair, Dec. 23: Humane Touch in association with Forest Range Office, Manglutan organized an Alcoholism Awareness Program for the staffs of Manglutan division at the Premises of Manglutan Range Office on 23rd December 2021 at 09:30am.

Deputy Ranger Shri S Haggim welcomed the dignitaries from the Humane Touch NGO and highlighted the need for awareness on Alcoholism at the grassroots level.

Port Blair, Dec. 23: The vaccination drive is continuing smoothly in A&N Islands. As per data available, a total of 5,89,087 beneficiaries have been vaccinated so far in A&N Islands. A total of 461 people were vaccinated in South Andaman District today.