Kohima, June 19 (NE): Amidst the Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) continue to assist the public and also the civil administration. A press release by the PRO HQ IGAR (N), reported of the various activities conducted by the AR.
Assistance to Civil Administration:
Dimapur Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) provided assistance to civil administration by setting-up tentage at Primary Health Centre, Chumukedima to accommodate a Biosafety Sample Collection Booth facility in the fight against COVID-19.
Umbrellas distributed to Farmers and Daily Wagers:
With the onset of monsoon and the extreme weather conditions farmers and daily wagers work in, Ghaspani Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (N) distributed umbrellas in Medziphema and Zubza on June 17, 2020.
Residents and the highway workers expressed their gratitude to the Assam Rifles for the noble initiative and appreciated the gesture.
Provision of street lights in Wensoi Village:
To facilitate safe and secure environment and also to address poor electricity connectivity, Shamatore Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (N) installed four solar street lights for the local populace residing in border village of Wensoi under Noklak sub division.
The village functionaries and residents expressed gratefulness towards the Assam Rifles for the kind initiative