AR conducts Candle Light March in Phek


Dimapur, April 5: Phek Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) conducted a Candle Light March on theme ‘Say No to Drugs and HIV/AIDS’ on April 4 at Phek.
The aim behind the candle march was to educate the youth about the ill effects of Drugs on their health and menace of HIV/AIDS on their future. Shanavas C, IAS, DC Phek and Dr Naieem Mustafa Masury, IPS, SP Phek graced the event as the Chief Guest.
A total of 5 officers, 20 JCOs, 66 Other Ranks of Assam Rifles and 486 civilians including 200 youths and 286 students from Phek town actively participated in the event. The candle light march started from DC ground Phek town to convey the message of ‘HIV/ AIDS FREE NAGALAND and SAY NO TO DRUGS’ and finished at Assam Rifles Battalion Headquarters.
(Page News Service)