A grand Army Mela is being organized in Kohima from the March 15 to 17, showcasing a number of new attractions for the citizens of Nagaland. The combined aim of the event is to provide a common platform for interaction between Armed Forces personnel of the past and the present, as also to introduce various facets of the Army to the young Naga citizens stated a defence release. A medical, dental and a veterinary camp for the citizens of Kohima would be held at local DC ground on the March 15 and 16.
A special recruitment rally would be held at Zakhama Military cantonment from March 15 to 17 for the aspiring, eligible young men from the districts of Kohima, Phek, Mon, Tuensang, Zunheboto, Longleng and Kiphire.
An ex-servicemen rally would be held at the 26 Assam Rifles Ground on March 17, 9.30 am to 1pm, and thereafter, the citizens of the state would be able to witness some very exciting shows at the IG Stadium, which would include sky diving, dog show, hot air ballooning, para gliding, para motoring, motor cycle display, military band display, Malkham and Leizum display. The events on March 17 would be graced by a number of civil and military leaders and officials. This mega event is being organized under the aegis of HQ 3 Corps and HQ IGAR (North).