IMPHAL: The Assam Rifles organized Children’s Day celebrations at Yaripok to mark the 131st birth anniversary of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru.
Celebrated on November 14, the event commenced with a motivational speech on the importance of Children’s Day and was followed up by a small cultural programme, IGAR(S) said.
As part of the event children were also educated on various measures to contain the spread of COVID-19. In addition, they were also distributed stationary items, masks and sanitisers.
The event witnessed an attendance of over 25 children. The local clubs appreciated the efforts of the Assam Rifles in organizing such events which infused the values of belongingness in the children and the youth of the region.