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A ‘Veer Naari Meet’ in Ludhiana Held to Felicitate Veer Naaris of Ludhiana District

OnJanuary 28th 2018, a ‘Veer Naari Meet’ in Ludhiana was held by VajraAir Defense Brigade under the aegis of Vajra Corps of the Army to felicitateVeer Naaris of the Ludhiana district.Lt-Gen Dushyant Singh, AVSM, Corps Commander,was the chief guest on the occasion. Usha Singh - Zonal President Vajra ArmyWives Welfare Association was also present at the event. The agenda was toremain in contact with the friends and relatives of Indian Army heroes, who putdown their lives in the chief customs of the force. Brig Manish Arora - StationCommander, Ludhiana Military Station highlighted various amenities that wereprovided at the meet.

RNDhoke - Commissioner of Police and Pradeep Kumar Agarwal - District Collector,Ludhiana was also present at the meet and helped in addressing the issues ofVeer Naaris.Theevent observed agents from various organizations of the Army and the civiladministrative machinery restore problems of Veer Naaris at a common place.

Amedical camp, pension-related issues, placement cell and info on various otherschemes run by the Army and the government was provided to the attendees. VeerNaaris and widows were felicitated by the Corps Commander.

Medicalaid, including wheelchairs, hearing aids, lumbar belts and other equipment,were also distributed among participants on the occasion.

Theevent witnessed a gathering of around 700 persons, which included 101 VeerNaaris, 200 widows and their dependents. Many dignitaries from the corporatesector, who came out in full support of the event, were also present on theoccasion.

Studentsfrom Government College for Girls, Ludhiana, and KVM School performed in honorof Veer Naaris and kept everyone amused.Photographs of war heroes, whose spouses (VeerNaaris) were present, were also displayed during the meet.

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