Agence India Press
Srinagar: In a bid to expose children to the rich culture, heritage and diversity of nation. An educational cum motivational tour to Devsar-Jammu-Bangalore-Mysore-Chennai and back for 35 school children of various district of South Kashmir is being organized under the aegis of the Army officials said in statement here.
The tour which comprises of 35 young children of eight different schools hailing from Anantnag, Kulgam and Shopian districts of South Kashmir, will be visiting Jammu, Bangalore, Mysore and Chennai inclusive of all important places in these cities.
The statement to Agence India Press, further said that tour would also help encourage the children to get a first hand experience of the tremendous career options available and to motivate them to compete at the national level.
“During the course of the tour, the children will be exposed to the rich culture, heritage and diversity of nation. Visit to premier training institutions of Indian Army and various prestigious schools of the country during the visit is going to bring out a positive bent of mind in favour of development and prosperity. It will increase the interaction with the populace at the grass root level and bring them closer to Army. Some of the important places which the tour shall be visiting include Officers Training Academy, Chennai, IIM, Bangalore and Info Training Academy located at Mysore. “The statement reads.
The tour was flagged off by CDR, 2 Sector Rashtriya Rifles on 05 Aug 11 who exhorted the tour to explore new horizons and work towards peace, harmony and progress of their nation. (AIP)
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