Children return from Army sponsored tour

Children return from Army sponsored tour

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Budgam,February 17,1017CNS: Twenty five children and five staff members from South Kashmir returned from a 10 day long tour to Hyderabad, New Delhi and Udhampur organized by the Army as part of its multi-dimensional efforts towards educating the children in Valley and introduce them to the rich culture of the country. The Capacity Building Tour which was flagged off on 04 Feb 17 returned to a warm reception at the JAK LI Regt Centre in Rangreth.

        The children according to press release issued by Army to CNS got the opportunity to visit many important places of historical, cultural and academic significance. Interaction with the  President of India Dr Pranab Mukherjee, who welcomed the children and encouraged them to pursue their dreams with determination, however remained the highlight for the children.

     Besides many other places they also visited the Ramoji Film City in Hyderabad. The tour would prove immensely helpful in furthering the zest for learning in the kids and build upon the experience. (CNS)