In the thriving recapitulation of women empowerment and in order to widen the perspective of the youth of Mizoram, Aizawl Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of Headquarters 23 Sector Assam Rifles/ Headquarters Inspector General Assam Rifles (East) has commenced a MNS Guidance Capsule for young women of Mizoram with effect from 01 March to 10 April 2021 at Battalion Headquarters, Aizawl.
Assam Rifles has taken up a massive initiative to assist the youth of state in overall upliftment and for the empowerment of women. Assam Rifles, being the sentinels of North East, has always been active and supportive to the youth of Mizoram especially incorporating a sense of nationalism in their young minds. The six-week capsule has been designed with an aim of women empowerment in state of Mizoram. The Capsule has been conceptualised to be conducted in three phase.
Phase-I was conducted from 23 to 25 Feb 2021 with a screening test in which a total of 60 candidates were screened. The result was confirmed on 26 Feb 2021.
Phase-II commenced with registration of selected candidates from 17 Feb to 10 Mar 21.
On 01 Mar 2021, Aizawl Battalion kick started the Phase-III with an opening ceremony, registration and guidance capsule for the candidates. The guidance capsule focuses on various subjects like Botany, Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, English, Reasoning, Current Affairs and practice of previous question papers. Special emphasis will be given on qualitative and quantitative improvement with weekly progress tests. The Capsule which is scheduled from 01 March to 10 April is set to achieve a range of goals including up-liftment of society with new avenues of opportunities and feel of nationalism in the youth of Mizoram thereby achieving the ultimate goal of encouraging them to become national assets.
Various ex- Army Veterans also motivated the aspiring candidates to excel in their life. Brig Digvijay Singh, SM, Cdr 23 Sect AR encouraged the aspiring youth to join MNS Cadre and to serve nation with dignity and pride. The youth and the local dignitaries appreciated the continuous efforts of Assam Rifles who continually work towards the well being of the Mizo society.