IMPHAL, Jul 14: In an endeavour to reach out to the local population, Moltuk Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under aegis of IGAR (South) organised a friendly congregation of villagers in Molcham, Chandel district today.
The event was aimed at understanding the difficulties being faced by the locals in such a remote village along the India Myanmar Border and to strengthen the bonding of trust and friendship with them. It gave an opportunity to the armed personnel to discuss the problems being faced by the villagers and also their needs, said PRO IGAR (South).
A total of 63 villagers attended the event which culminated with a Church service and lunch for all. The villagers appreciated the kind gesture of Assam Rifles, said the statement.