In continuation of is initiatives to provide state of Art Higher Education coaching facilities to aspirants, Inspector General Assam Rifles (South), under the aegis of Directorate General Assam Rifles, commissioned the Assam Rifles Centre of Educational Excellence (ARCEE) at Somsai, Ukhrul.
The facility was inaugurated by Lt Gen PC Nair, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, PhD, Director General Assam Rifles in presence of the attending students and their parents on Sunday.
The Centre is offering coaching for girl students of all communities, from different districts of Manipur, for the prestigious National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), for a career in the field of Medicine, PRO IGAR(S) said in a release.
The Centre is a residential coaching facility that not only focuses on preparing students but also on their holistic development, including career guidance and personality enhancement. Thirty-five students from Meitei, Kuki, Pangal and Naga communities attending the course, were selected through a rigorous screening process, the IGAR(S) said.
During the interaction with the students and their parents, the Director-General Assam Rifles encouraged the students to derive maximum benefits and attain their career aspirations. He also commended the students for the camaraderie and cooperation. The DGAR said that the solidarity displayed by the students is a beacon of peace and harmony during this turbulent period, as per the IGAR(S).
The ARCEE is a joint venture between Assam Rifles and National Integrity & Educational Development Organisation (NIEDO) with AXIS Bank as its corporate partner.