Port Blair, March 10: In view of the prevailing COVID situation in the Islands, all temples committees shall ensure strict compliance of COVID-19 protocols during Mahashivaratri celebrations.

Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan Assures MP of all Support through NMC if the College Applies for PG Courses

Port Blair, March 9: The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has informed the Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma that the Andaman & Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences (ANIIMS) has not applied for starting of Post Graduate (PG) courses for the academic year 2021-22.

Port Blair, March 9: On 08.03.2021 WITH YOU (NGO) celebrated its first anniversary and International Women's Day 2021. The programe was held at RUAC Hall, Bambooflat.

Various competitions like Rangoli, Mehandi and bouquet making were conducted on the occasion. Ms Vedita Reddy, IAS Secretary (Fisheries, Agriculture, Animal hubandary and APWD) was the chief guest. The program was also attended by Smti Ratna Kannan, Ex- Chairperson Social welfare advisory board, Ms Rita Devi, Women Development Officer, Social Welfare Department, Ms Varsha, Medical officer, AYUSH, Smti Sobha, Principal, GSSS Bambooflat, Smti Abida, Principal Shakeeba Public School, Teachers, Anganwadi workers and women from various walks of life besides students.

Port Blair, March 9: The Member of Parliament, Shri Kuldeep Rai Sharma has requested the Chief General Manager, A&N Telecom Circle, BSNL, Port Blair to make necessary arrangement to ensure availability of mobile network without interruption at Radhanagar, Shyam Nagar under Diglipur Tehsil, Baratang in Rangat Tehsil, Campbell Bay and also other similar remote places throughout A&N Islands.

Port Blair, March 9: Innerwheel Club, Port Blair in collaboration with Pankh (NGO) celebrated the International Women's Day at Chinmaya Mission Auditorium on 7th March. Ms Veditha Reddy, IAS, Secretary APWD was the guest of honour. She encouraged women to organise programs like this and emphasized on the confidence and will power of the women that has to be strong in them. “There is no substitute to hard work. Women should do what she wants to and live their life to the fullest", she said.