POONCH: Carrying forward the spirit of ‘Op Sadbhavana’ to undertake projects, the Indian Army reaches out to the common people of the far-flung areas, 27 MADRAS under the aegis of Poonch Brigade organized Educational / Motivational Tour for school students of Poonch to Coimbatore, Ooty, Trivandrum and Kanyakumari.
The tour party will also be visiting Botanical Garden, Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Misty Garden, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Honey and Bee Museum, Gandhi Mandapam, etc. The tour will be ‘flagged in’ on 17 Jan 2012 at Natu Auditorium, Poonch by Commander, 93 Infantry Brigade. The students accompanied by their parents interacted with the army officials and were put to ease as far as security of these children was concerned.
This endeavor will be enlightening experience for the students that will go a long way in building national spirit and also open their minds to new horizons. It will also bring about a great deal of awareness amongst the students from the border villages about the cultural and regional diversity and the unique harmony that binds this great nation.