Imphal, Jan 8,
Somsai Battalion of 10 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) organised “Medicare for Women” in Khangkhui Khunou village on 7th January 2019 under Sadbhavana Project. Medical provided detailed medical checkup and distributed free medicines during the Medical Camp. The benefit of this camp was extended to the neighbouring villages as well due to which people turned up in large numbers.
The aim of this initiative of Assam Rifles is to provide free medical treatment and consultation to people residing in remote villages where even basic medical facilities are not available. Apart from providing free medical assistance, counselling on health education, hygiene and sanitation was also undertaken primarily for women.
The enthusiastic involvement of the people, especially the Headman and Village Authority, is testimony to the trust and faith between Assam Rifles and the local population. Extending heartfelt gratitude, the villagers were highly magnanimous in offering their complements for the initiative.