Gunners of Eastern Command organised a heritage motor cycle expedition from Kohima on January 22. The Expedition was flagged off by Maj Gen Sandeep Singh, VSM, IGAR (N) in the presence of Brig VR Nevrekar, Commander Artillery Brigade.
The rally consisted of 12 members and likely to cover the distance of 3700 km in 15 days till Nasik, (Maharashtra). The Expedition is organised in view of the Regiment of Artillery celebrates its XII Reunion from February 4 to 6 at Devlali/Nasik. This event is celebrated every five years to foster higher spirit, dedication, motivation and inspiration among troops.
Apart form motor cycle rally, the Regiment of Artillery will be organising other mega event like Aero show, sky diving, Para motors, hang gliding and camel safari.
Three more motor cycle rallies are being flagged off from Poonch, Chandigarh and Hyderabad on 22 January 2010.