: The 9 Assam Rifles of HQ 7 Sector Assam Rifles, IGAR (North) conducted seminar on February 26 on the role of Youth in Nation Building. Around 150 students from six states namely Delhi, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Assam and Nagaland participated in the seminar.
According to a defence release, the topics of the seminar were explaining students on “Role of Youth in Nation Building” and role and contribution of Assam Rifles in the NE region over the last 175 years.
The address was followed by weapon display organised by battalion.
The students were also provided with tea and light refreshments. During interaction with students, many expressed their desire to join the Armed Forces.
They were given all possible information and were explained the different modes of entry into the Armed Forces.
John Makhabo, District Youth Coordinator, NYK, Mokokchung, has meanwhile thanked the Assam Rifles for all its efforts.