Imphal: Keithelmanbi Battalion under the aegis of IGAR (South) conducts felicitation ceremony for Moirangthem Arnika Devi, first girl student from North East to be shortlisted for the prestigious Rashtriya Indian Military collage Dehradun on Thursday.
A red-letter event was created in the history of Manipur and Assam Rifles, as Moirangthem Arnika Devi, daughter of Hav Moirangthem Ibomcha of 2 Assam Rifles got shortlisted for admission to the prestigious Rashtriya Indian Military College, Dehradun. Arnika hails from Khangabok, Thoubal district, Manipur. Her sheer hard work and dedication led her to being the first girl student from Manipur and North East to achieve this feat. A total of five girl students were shortlisted from across India for admission to RIMC, Dehradun with Arnika being one of them.
The effort of Keithelmanbi Battalion to motivate the youth to choose a righteous path towards nation building has been continuous and laudable. In order to keep the flame going high a felicitation ceremony was organised to felicitate Arnika by commandant Keithelmanbi Battalion, the Assam Rifles said.