A ‘Weapon and equipment display’ was organised on November 11 by 9 Assam Rifles, headquarters 7 Sector Assam Rifles at Mokokchung.
The aim of the display was to spread awareness about the Assam Rifles in the environment, stated a defence release.
All major weapons and equipment of Assam Rifles were displayed and qualified instructors briefed the school children about the items.
More than 900 school children and teachers from 11 schools in the district witnessed the display.
In the closing ceremony, Commandant 9 Assam Rifles while addressing the children said children were the future of the country and that it was in their hands to ensure greater peace and prosperity of the nation.
Meanwhile, teachers and students appreciated the efforts of Assam Rifles in organising the display.