IMPHAL: Mantripukhri and Keithelmanbi Batallions of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) organised a Tree Plantation Drive at Mantripukhri and Hanuman Top areas respectively on Saturday.
The drive was organised with an aim to raise awareness about the importance of healthy green environment amongst the troops, IGAR(S) informed in a press release. The event saw an enthusiastic participation by the troops. A total of 128 personnel’s were participated in the drive by observing all due precautions of COVID – 19.
The battalions planted a total of 815 saplings of multiple varieties, mostly fruit, flower bearing and other saplings. The battalions ensured that their measures contribute towards making the society clean and green.