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Know Your Army

Saloni Mundra,

DA-IICT, Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

In a unique initiative aimed at spreading awareness about the Indian Army and with a view to motivate the youth of Gujarat to join the armed forces, DAIICT Gandhinagar along with the Indian Army's Golden Katar Division  organized the `Know Your Army' show on its campus on Tuesday. Mr OP Kohli, Governor of Gujarat was the Chief Guest for the event.
The event had an all-day exhibition that put various military equipment on display. It tried to exhibit the life of a man in the Indian Army by modelling the army tents, hospitals rooms etc.  Various guns, IED and military tanks were put on display with the army officials giving a vivid description of each of them. Along with the exhibition, the event witnessed some jaw dropping performances by the Indian Army. The military parade, Gorkha Khukri dance, Martial arts, Pipe band and camel mounted trans patrol demonstration were something to watch out for. The infantry battalion then
displayed it’s combating skills and the ground was filled with cheers for the brave hearts of the nation. The show ended with the national anthem and filled the air with a sense of patriotism. Young and old, all thanked the Indian Army for always being there for the nation. People clicked photographs with the brave jawans and the event ended with a smile on the face and pride in the heart.