New Delhi: A National Integration Tour has been organised for 25 students and three teachers of West Karbi Anglong district of Assam by Chindits brigade of Red Horns Division. The tour started on 9 December, and the children visited Dehradun and Amritsar before coming to the Delhi.
Today the students interacted with General Bipin Rawat, who shared his experiences while serving in the North East and motivated them to work hard and contribute actively in the nation building process.
General Rawat exhorted them to join the Indian armed forces and not to fall prey to inimical forces who are very active in their area. The students also shared their personal experiences of their first visit outside the state, and interacted with President Ram Nath Kovind yesterday.
The tour aims to give students an opportunity to comprehend the vast assortment, customs and development strides made by the country in various fields. At the same time, it also aims to increase their awareness about the facets of urban life and existing educational avenues.
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