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Towards transforming A&N Islands as 'Community Garden of Fruits & Vegetables' Saplings of fruit bearing trees planted in DSS Campus & Dockyard Complex

Port Blair ,

     In order to achieve the envisaged vision of the Chief Secretary, A&N Administration to transform Andaman & Nicobar Islands as a 'Community Garden of Fruits & Vegetables',  which will provide food security to all in these Islands,  the Director of Shipping Services, Capt. Ashuthosh Pandey  along with Deputy Director (SS), Shri R Veeriah,  and  other officials of  Directorate of Shipping Services joined the campaign  by planting the saplings of fruit bearing trees such as Guava, Cashew and Java Plum, in the Park inside the campus of DSS today.
     Similar plantation of sapling was also undertaken inside the Dockyard Complex by the officials and staff of Dockyard. In the coming days, the Directorate of Shipping Services will carry out such endeavours in further larger scale to make the mission "no one should sleep empty stomach"  successful,  a press release from DSS said.