AR distributes solar powered portable illumination system


IMPHAL, Oct 8: Sajik Battalion of 28 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) distributed 44 portable Solar lights in the five border villages of Churachandpur District.
The project was implemented under the Border Area Development Programme (BADP) for the FY 2018-19, said a statement of IGAR (S).
 Zosanglur Joute, SDO, Sanaikot Sub Division was present at the distribution ceremony held at Tuitam Khongkhai. Appreciating the quality and advance technology of the solar lights, he expressed his satisfaction at the early execution of the project which is directed at improving the standard of living of the border population.
 He also highlighted the bonhomie which exists in the area between Assam Rifles and the locals and urged the people to keep cooperating with the Assam Rifles in order to expedite the work of development.
The villagers including Chiefs and other important appointments attended the function.