Nagaland

Assam Rifles Conducts Various Activities in the state amidst COVID-19

(Lavatory facilitated by Assam Rifles at D’Block Kohima)

Kohima, May 28 (NE): In sync with the Swach Bharat initiative, Kohima Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) facilitated a lavatory for residents of ā€˜Dā€™ Block, Kohima. The lavatory facilities has been installed adjacent to a main road to facilitate convenience of commuters/residents, informed a press release from AR HQ IGAR (N).

It also reported that the Wokha Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) assisted the District Administration in setting up a quarantine facility at GHS School Tseminyu, Kohima district on May 26, 2020. The battalion set up 10 beds, two four men tents and also provided the locals with the essential stores. The effort of the battalion was appreciated by the administration and local populace alike.

Further, the Shamator Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North), keeping in view the shortage of water in the Quarantine facilities established at Shamator and Noklak Sub Division, supplied the facilities with water and storage tanks. Tentage and rations were also contributed to the isolation/ quarantine facilitiy. The synergy between the state administration and Assam Rifles, in its resolve to fight against COVID-19, was highly appreciated by residents.