Port Blair, April 16: The Port Blair Municipal Council has allowed Self Help Group for collection & transportation of segregated waste from commercial sectors in compliance with the Port Blair Municipal Council-Solid Waste (Handling & Management) Rule 2017, in accordance with the Solid Waste Management Rule 2016. The Self Help Groups engaged in the Solid Waste Management system were registered under Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM).

Airline Operators Asked to Ensure Mandatory RAT Test for All Incoming Passengers

Port Blair, April 15: The Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman District, Shri. Suneel Anchipaka, IAS and Shri. Ravi Kumar Singh, IPS, Superintendent of Police, South Andaman District convened a meeting with all the Airline Operators of Andaman & Nicobar Islands and stressed the need to take urgent action to curb the surge of COVID cases in the District. It was briefed that strict and vigilant protocols are required at the Veer Savarkar International Airport.

Port Blair, April 15: The Andaman & Nicobar Cricket Association has recently concluded a 45-day cricket coaching camp, in which a total of 80 boys participated within the ages of 13-19. The boys were not only from Port Blair but also from rural areas of South Andaman viz. Bamboo flat, Wimberlygunj etc. The coaching was conducted by Shri Nazar Raheem, from Kolkata who is BCCI accredited and a trained A level coach.

ANI Administration Decides to Extend Tika Utsav for Attaining Max Coverage

Port Blair, April 15: About 5488 beneficiaries were vaccinated in 36 sessions and by about 85 teams in the entire UT on 1504.2021.

To have more positive connotation to the vaccination drive the A&N Administration has sent MV Kalighat Ship to Southern group of islands with a Medical Team from DHS on board under the leadership of Dr Ganesh Samaddar, CMO, NFSG. The team will vaccinate all the eligible passengers on board in both onward and return journey with COVID19 vaccine.

Port Blair, April 15: To tackle the recent surge in the COVID positive cases in the South Andaman and to prevent the further spread of virus the Administration has taken various proactive steps.

In this regard media briefing was held in the conference hall of District Office by Shri Suneel Anchipaka, Deputy Commissioner (SA), which was also attended by Shri Ravi Kumar Singh, Superintendent of Police (SA).