BANDIPURA: A Motivational cum Educational Tour ‘Watan ki Sair’ was flagged off today in colorful ceremony organized by 14 Rashtriya Rifles amidst high civil dignitaries, police officials, sarpanchs, panchs, locals and high ranked Army officials.
The 15 days tour will take 20 students from remote villages of Bandipur on an educational and motivational tour to Jammu, Delhi, Belgaum, Goa and back. The tour has been organised with an aim to bring these children closer to the rich and diverse culture of India and to garner experiences from other parts of the country which they can share with their friends back home.
A cultural programme was organised to grace the occasion where the children of AGS Aragam, the Bandipur Rock Star Band and cultural group from Hamdard Education Society, Srinagar presented a thrilling performance. Speaking on the occasion, Brigadier Anil Puri congratulated the children and exhorted them to utilize this opportunity and learn good things from the places they visit so that they become responsible citizens of the country.