The Red Horns Division of the Indian Army on Sunday flagged of a National Integration Tour for 20 students of Baksa and Nalbari districts of Assam.
The objective of the tour is to give exposure to the youths of Assam to the various facets of life and give them a glimpse of the various opportunities. The idea behind the tour is to educate, motivate and empower the youth to make informed decisions in life and consequently take a small but concrete step towards social empowerment.
The opportunity is also aimed to provide exposure to these youths to a different part of India and subsequently, motivate them to join the Indian Army and various government organizations. 20 students comprising equal numbers of boys and girls have been selected after due diligence in consultation with school authorities and teachers from schools adopted by Indian Army.
The group will visit different corporate, government and tourist places of importance during the tour. The group will also be interacting with dignitaries from both military and civilian administrative setups. The tour shall take these students to Mumbai and Pune for 14 days. The tour will significantly enlighten them regarding the social, cultural and economic diversity of the nation and will enrich their knowledge through experience.