Indian Army conducted a “National Integration Tour” for girls students hailing from Dhubri and Kokrajhar District of Assam.
In a colourful ceremony, Red Horns Division , under the aegis of Gajraj Corps, flag off a “National Integration Tour” for girls students hailing from remote parts of Dhubri and Kokrajhar District of Assam.
The tour was flag off by Mrs Amanpreet Kaur Sangha, Zonal President Army Wives Welfare Association (AWWA) of Gajraj Corps.
The tour, scheduled from 02 September to 20 September will be visiting Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore and comprise of 20 Girls students and two Lady Teacher belonging to varied ethinic background from remote areas of Assam.
The tour multifaceted aims includes, introducing the participants to the rich heritage and culture of the country, increase awareness about educational and professional avenues and building bridges between communities.
Mrs Amanpreet Kaur Sangha interacted with the enthusiastic girls students and encourage them to utilise the experience gained during the tourto enhance their knowledge and horizons.
The participants also shared their personal objectives and goals set out for the tour with the Zonal president, AWWA.
As part of the tour, the participants will be visiting places of historic, military, academic, professional, cultural and recreational interests including Gateway of India, Wankhede Stadium, Infosys, National Defence Academy(NDA), Armed Forces Medical college (AFMC), Naval Dockyard, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), Heritage centres and Museum among many others.
The participants will also interact with distinguished personalities including Governor of Karnataka. The tour will culminate on 20 September with flag in at Dhubri.