Nagaland

Assam Rifles conducts various Activities

Kohima, June 01 (NE): The Assam rifles Bn under HQ IGAR (N) has been doing commendable work by helping out to the people in different ways throughout the state. Some of the activities conducted are mentioned below:

>Youth Empowerment : Felicitation of Chumliba R, topper in HSSLC (Arts Stream) in Nagaland

As part of the initiative towards empowering the youth in Nagaland, Kiphire Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) felicitated Chumliba R, student of Loyola Higher Secondary School Kiphire, for securing the first position in the overall merit for Nagaland State in Arts Stream in HSSLC.
Recognising his hardwork and perseverance in the accomplishment, Mr Chumliba was felicitated by Commandant Kiphire AR Bn, with a certificate of appreciation & souvenirs.

>Director General Officer Assam Rifles Visits Nagaland

Lt Gen Sukhdeep Sangwan, AVSM, SM, Director General of Assam Rifles, visited HQ IGAR (North) and ARTC&S, Sukhovi on June 01, 2020. The Director General was briefed about the prevailing security situation, operational preparedness and COVID-19 preparations of the Formation. The Director General complimented all ranks for their steadfast dedication and devotion to duty in maintaining peace and tranquillity in the State inspite of numerous challenges. He also lauded the resolve with which people friendly initiatives are being undertaken in the State of Nagaland to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

>Interaction with Village Functionaries

Kiphire Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (N) held an interaction with village functionaries of Chiphur village. As part of the interaction, Commandant Kiphire Battalion highlighted the need to follow lockdown instructions in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

Interaction was also held with an Assam Rifles Ex-serviceman, a war veteran of 1962, 1965 & 1971 wars. His constructive role in the betterment of the village, continuing the tradition of Assam Rifles of Service before Self, was appreciated.

>Provision of Rations to Phom Baptist Church Association

Mokokchung Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) extended assistance to Phom Baptist Church Association (PBCA), Longleng on June 01, 2020. The Battalion also provided rations for the residents undergoing quarantine at the Yingli College and Lempong School quarantine facility.

The assistance extended by the Assam Rifles was received with gratitude by the district administration.