The Governor of Arunachal Pradesh Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) visited Kibithu, one of remote security posts in the international boundary with China on 13th March 2018.
Accompanied by the First Lady of the State Misra, the Governor met the local communities, including gaon burahs, Panchayat members, villagers and government officials and personnel from Indo Tibetan Border Police and Army.
Addressing a Sainik Sabha, the Governor complimented the personnel of armed forces for the noble works they have been rendering for the welfare of the local people in addition to their prime duty of securing the border.
Stating that the nation needs soldiers, particularly sons of the soil, for the defence of the nation, the Governor emphasised on recruitment of local youth. He asked the officers and personnel of armed forces to shoulder responsibility to motivate local youth to join Indian Army.
The Governor advised the officers to train and coach the selected local youth for future recruitment rallies.
The Governor said that if we focus attention to our youth and harness and utilise their potential, we will be immensely contributing towards the prosperity of the nation.
The Governor also appreciated the local people for the emotional, mental and brotherly support to the personnel of armed forces in performing their duty.