Tuesday, May 30, 2023

AR conduct civic action programmes

Battalions of Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarters of Inspector General of Assam Rifles (IGAR-North) organised various civic action programmes across Nagaland.
Jalukie bn: Jalukie battalion of Assam Rifles organised a medical camp at Upper Sinjol village, under Peren district on August 20.
According to PRO IGAR (N), during the medical camp, villagers were provided with health check-up, treatment of various ailments followed by an awareness lecture on personal hygiene and COVID-19 vaccination.
Altogether, 133 villagers including 47 men, 53 women and 33 children availed the medical services at the camp.
Kiphire bn: Kiphire battalion assisted the villagers of Mimi in clearing a major road blockade which occurred due to landslide on the road axis to remote border Mimi village between Lopfukong and Khongjiri village on August 17.
Due to incessant rains in the past few days, the road from remote village of Mimi to Khongjiri junction and further to Pungro and Kiphire was heavily blocked.
The leaders of Mimi Village Council approached Mimi COB of Kiphire battalion for its clearance.
In this regard, the battalion deployed 25 personnel and assisted the villagers in clearing the road blockade.
Meanwhile, Assam Rifles troops provided emergency medical aid to a 67-year-old man, who was a resident of New Beisumpui, under Peren district.
PRO said the man was suffering from diabetes and was in need of urgent medical help.

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