Port Blair, Sept 23: Due to travel restrictions on account of COVID, over 240 tribals from Car Nicobar have had to remain in Port Blair. They had come for various reasons like medical treatment, administrative work etc. While efforts are ongoing by the Administration, to send them back to Nicobar, M/S Ellen Hinego Ltd., apex co-operative body and Jadwet Trading Co. to provide some relief, have today on 23rd Sept, distributed dry ration kits/packets containing all essentials, to these 240 individuals, in a simple function at the Nicobari home.
Speaking at the event Shri Mohammed Jadwet, MD JTC, informed the long association of the Jadwet family with Nicobar and ensured that Jadwets are always ready to serve the Nicobarese tribal community. Shri Ameen Moosa, MD IC, stated in his speech that EHL was always and will always be committed to be in the forefront for the development of Carnicobar and to serve the tribal community. Tribal leader Shri Lucas attended the event.