Port Blair, April 20: The Unnat Bharat Abhiyan (UBA) Cell, JNRM in association with the Gram Panchayat Chouldari is organising a ten days Skill development training Programme for Beauticians in Chouldari Rescue Centre for the women from 19th to 28th April 2022.

Port Blair, April 20: The District Administration in its continuous efforts to contain the spread of the pandemic has been actively promoting COVID-19 vaccination. In order to protect the children of the Child Care Institutions, the District Child Protection Unit under District Administration, South Andaman has conducted vaccination drive for Children between the ages from 12 to 14 years in all the Institutions of South Andaman in collaboration with the Mobile Vaccination Team of Health Department on 20th April 2022.

Port Blair, April 20: During RAT conducted on 35 passengers bound for North & Middle Andaman at Ferrargunj, no positive case has been detected. At Helipad, 6 passengers were tested with RAT, no positive case has been detected. At Mohanpura Bus Terminus, test was conducted on 32 passengers and no positive case has been detected. At Phoenix Bay Jetty, 21 passengers were tested with RAT, no positive case has been detected.

Port Blair, April 20: As a part of the ongoing encroachment eviction drive from Government Revenue Land, the Tehsil Team of South Andaman headed by Revenue Inspectors of the area have removed / cleared the fresh encroachment by way of temporary huts, plantation of arecanut, coconut and banana saplings and fencing. An area of 1000 Sq.mtrs. in Bambooflat and an area of 1500 Sq.mtrs in Caddlegunj were restored to Government.

Port Blair, April 20: The vaccination drive is continuing smoothly in A&N Islands. As per data available, a total of 6,6,7934 beneficiaries in the age group of 18 and above have been vaccinated so far in A&N Islands. Similarly, 23,409 beneficiaries have been vaccinated in the age group of 15 to 18 yrs. and 10,966 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 16,679.