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JAMMU: Military Equipment Display was organised by the Tiger Division near Zorawar Auditorium, University of Jammu here on Friday.
The display of weapons and equipments was witnessed by a large number of students from classes IX to XII of J K Public School, Kunjwani. The students seemed to be highly enthusiastic and motivated to see the military equipment and to get a feel of it. Some of them even declared spiritedly that they would like to join the Indian Army.
Besides, the magnificent weapons on display, a stall showcased various options for the youth to join the Armed Forces was also a centre of attraction.
Military display of weapons has been a methodology to not only showcase knowing ones Army, but also to give a sense of pride and faith in the custodians of national security in the heart and minds of the students.
Major General Sanjay Singh, the General Officer Commanding, Tiger Division while inaugurating this one day event, rightly brought out that such displays besides providing exposure to the young minds also contributed in bringing the uniformed fraternity closer to civilians, whose faith would prompt them later to encourage the youth of today to take up the profession of arms as a career option.
The Tiger Division has unique characteristics of being located in around some of the most thickly populated regions of the state and regularly conducted events that bolster public support which has time and again proved to be the critical force.
On reaching back to the school the students shared their experiences with the Principal of the School, S.K Singh.
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