Port Blair, Sept 30: Central Island Agricultural Research Institute Employees Welfare Association (CIARIEWA) of ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair today organized a farewell function to bid farewell to Mr. Derrick, Technical Officer of this Institute. He has served for more than 37 years in the Institute and retired on 30th September, 2022 on attaining the age of superannuation. Dr.Eaknath B. Chakurkar, Director and Patron, CIARIEWA while delivering his presidential address, expressed his happiness over the conduct of the farewell programme by the team and placed on record the yeoman service provided by Mr. Derrick, Technical Officer in the field of Animal Science for the betterment of the Institute. Dr. K. Saravanan, Joint Secretary, CIARIEWA welcomed the gathering and the farewell function was coordinated by Dr. S.K. Zamir Ahmed, General Secretary, CIARIEWA.