The day of "Gandhi Jayanti" 2nd October, 2012 will be observed as "Dry Day". 

It will also be observed as an International Day of Non- Violence. People are requested to desist from slaughtering of animals, killing of birds and catching of fishes on this day as a mark of tribute to the Great Soul. They are also requested to keep themselves away from consuming any kind of spirituous and fermented liquor/wines or display the same for sale on this auspicious day.


Deputy Commissioner

South Andaman District