AR conducts village chiefs’ conclave
IMPHAL, 21st Sep: Chandel Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles organised a conclave for chiefs, secretaries and members from different villages of Chandel district at Chandel on Saturday 21.
According to a PRO IGAR (S) release, Chandel Battalion Commandant enlightened the gathering on various schemes being undertaken by the Assam Rifles as well as apprised them about establishment of various skill training centres at Battalion HQ under the aegis of National Development Scheme Corporation.
He also briefed them regarding the pre-recruitment training, BADP projects, Op Sadbhavana and Assam Rifles Civic Action Projects. Promotion of various games and sports were also stressed upon and the chiefs urged to engage the youth in various nation building activities.
They were also informed regarding Chandel being declared as an aspirational district of India wherein a number of development projects are being undertaken by the civil administration in the district. Details of the Jal Shakti Abhiyan, National bamboo mission initiatives and environment conservation were also shared with the village chiefs and secretaries, the release said, adding that the event was in continuation of the policy of reaching out to the people and spreading awareness regarding Government schemes and welfare projects so that the commoners can be benefitted.