IMPHAL, March 26: The 28 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector under HQ IGAR (S) has established a Assam Rifles pavilion at the MANFETE 2012 which started from today at the Manipur University campus.
Speaking at the inaugural function, Maj Gen UK Gurung, IGAR(S) who attended as the chief guest of the function addressed the gathering and stated that the event marked the beginning of new Era of bonding between youth of Manipur and the uniformed forces.
According to a PRO release, he further reiterated that the AR pledges to give maximum assistance to the people of Manipur, especially to the youth.
He also asked people to come forward and move progressively towards peace and prosperity and assured them of full support and cooperation of Assam Rifles in achieving it.
The pavilion inaugurated by Maj Gen UK Gurung showcased the history of Assam Rifles in Manipur and its contribution in Manipur.
The pavilion will also provide guidance to the students, how to join Armed Forces. Pamphlets giving out details of how to join Armed Forces and contribution of Assam Rifles in Manipur were also distributed to the visitors. This effort of Assam Rifles was widely appreciated by the students and faculty of Manipur University stated a press release.