The Assam Rifles distributed a computer set with a colour printer to Sprouting Oak Academy at Mao Taphou, Senapati, Senapati District, Manipur on Wednesday.
A request for these amenities was received from the school principal and parents of the pre-primary school which was self-sustainable economically and lacking in resources, HQ IGAR(E) stated in a release.
The event was attended by the village elders, pastor, Chairman, Secretary, Office bearers of Mao Taphou village and other prominent personalities.
The event commenced with prayers by students followed by a welcome speech by the School Principal to Assam Rifles for their quick response in meeting the requirements of the School, the IGAR(E) said.
At the end the School Principal gave the vote of thanks and expressed their gratitude and appreciated the efforts of Assam Rifles wholeheartedly.
The Assam Rifles, with such initiatives and support, is endeavouring to bring a change at grassroot level by acting as catalyst to promote educational standards of children, the IGAR (E) stated.