Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
13-March-2018 18:21 IST
National Integration Tour of students From Shopian & Kulgam (J&K)

          As part of the Indian Army’s ongoing outreach programme to foster the spirit of National Integration across the entire swathe of the country, a tour comprising of 28 boys between the age of 13 to 30 years, accompanied by two teachers from Shopian and Kulgam districts of J&K visited New Delhi from 11 March to 15 March 18.


          The tour was flagged off from Behibagh, Srinagar (J&K) on   10 March 18 and during the course of the tour, participants visited various cultural and historical places in Delhi. The students interacted with General Bipin Rawat on 13 March 18 during which the General shared his experiences while serving in these areas and motivated them to work hard and contribute actively in the nation building process.


          The National Integration Tours are educational and motivational tours for the youth, with an aim to provide an insight into the rich heritage of the country as well as various developmental and industry initiatives that are underway. This initiative exposes them to various career options and enables them to interact with renowned personalities.



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