ITANAGAR: As a part of the Republic Day celebration, the Indian Army organised a two-day ‘Know your Army’ Mela on January 23 and 24 at Menchuka of Shiyomi district of Arunachal Pradesh.
The aim of the Mela was to spread awareness about Armed Forces among civil population & motivate youth to join Indian Armed Forces.
The event included display of wide array of state-of-the-art military weapons and equipment which demonstrated the technological advancement and military might of our country.
During the event, the students were allowed to get hands-on experience of handling real weapons and it was the main attraction of the event. This event saw overwhelming participation of approximately 328 students and youth of the adjoining areas. The Hon’ble speaker of the Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly Shri Pasang Dorjee Sona also visited the event and praised the effort undertaken by the Army for motivating youth to join the Armed Forces.
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