Kakching Battalion of 28 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) provided solar lights to the people of Kholim village, Chandel district under DG Assam Rifles Civic Action Programme on 22 Jun 2019.
Under this project, six solar lights were handed over to the village chief by Sugnu Company Operating Base. These solar lights will be subsequently installed by the Assam Rifles at pre-designated locations decided by the village authority. This effort highlights Assam Rifles resolve in contributing to the development of Manipur and to further improve the safety and security of the village.
The village chief of Kholin village and the local populace appreciated the efforts of Kakching Batallion for the assistance provided by the Assam Rifles in the development of village infrastructure.
ASSAM RIFLES DISTRIBUTES SPORTS, STATIONARY AND FOOD ITEMS
Kakching Battalion of 28 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) distributed sports, stationery and food items to the Preach Heritage Academy of Chakpikarong, Chandel District on 22 Jun 2019. With the aim of assisting students of economically weaker section and motivating them to continue their studies and sports activities, sports, stationery and food items were distributed by Shalluk Company Operating Base to Preach Heritage Academy under the theme of “happy learning.”
A total of 62 children attended this event. The troops interacted with the children, administrator and staff of Preach Heritage Academy and they conveyed their heartfelt gratitude for the support being rendered by Assam Rifles.
ASSAM RIFLES CONDUCTS FRIENDLY BASKETBALL MATCH
Mantripukhri Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) conducted a friendly basketball match at Sawombung Company Operation Base (COB) on 22 Jun 2019. The basketball match was organised by Sawombung COB and played between the team of Royal Development Organisation, Phaknung village and troops of Sawombung COB. The match was aimed at fostering competitive spirit and sportsmanship amongst the youth of the area. The match was played with full vigour and enthusiasm showcasing true team spirit by the teams. Both the teams gave their best efforts on the field. At the end of the match, both the winning and the runners up teams were felicitated with tokens of appreciation. The event concluded with tea and refreshments for all.
The players and the locals were delighted and expressed their gratitude to the Assam Rifles for organising the sports event. They also requested to conduct more such events for promoting sports in future as well.