Students from Manipur visit Delhi as part of Army’s outreach programme

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The Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat with the students and teachers from Manipur, in New Delhi on February 21, 2018.

New Delhi: As part of the Indian Army’s ongoing outreach programme to foster the spirit of National Integration across the entire swathe of the country, a tour comprising of 11 Boys and 09 Girls, accompanied by two teachers from Sajik Tampak, Chandel, Manipur is being organised from 19 February to 01 March 18.

The tour was flagged off from Sajik Tampak, Chandel, Manipur on
16 February 18 and during the course of the tour, participants have visited various cultural and historical places in Delhi and Agra. The participants interacted with General Bipin Rawat on 21 February 18. The General shared his experiences with the students and motivated them to work hard and contribute actively in the Nation Building process. He also exhorted them to join the Indian Armed Forces and serve the cause of the Nation.

These National Integration Tours are educational and motivational tours for youth of North Eastern States and J&K, with an aim to provide an insight into the rich heritage of the country as well as various developmental and industry initiatives that are underway. This initiative will expose them to various career options and enable them to interact with renowned personalities.