In an attempt to provide healing touch to lives of locals who are suffering various social issues, HQ 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South), in co-ordination with All Tribal Women Organisation (ATWO), organised an excursion tour for ladies who are affected by domestic violence, today.
In the day long excursion 35 ladies and children visited various weaving centres and places of interest in Imphal. The tour was flagged off by Brig A S Chauhan, Commander 26 Sector Assam Rifles this morning at Pallel, District Chandel.
Appreciating their role in providing help and support to women who have been victims of domestic violence and other social issues, 26 Sector Assam Rifles has been assisting ATWO in this initiative. Interacting with ATWO functionaries and the affected ladies, Commander 26 Sector Assam Rifles encouraged them to take up self employment generation through skill development. They were assured of all possible help from Assam Rifles in their ventures including skill development programmes.